Seán MacDiarmada - Intelligence Officer Of Republican Movement & 1916 Proclamation Signatory Born in the year Michael Cusack founded the G.A.A. (1884), this Famous Son Of Ireland took a few turns on the road to the G.P.O. in 1916. He had a wondering lust and ran away from his Leitrim home when just fifteen and finished up on the streets of Glasgow. Undaunted he relished his new life and worked there for two years and then took the boat to…
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Pádraig Pearse - Famous Dublin Patriot

Pádraig Pearse - One Of Ireland's Most Famous Patriots & Leader Of The 1916 Easter Rising Padraig Pearse was a patriotic soldier who laid down his life for his country and he held academic qualifications as a Teacher, Lawyer and Writer. He attended the Christian Brothers School and the Royal University, Dublin. At sixteen he joined the Gaelic League, primarily to become fluent in the Irish language. He also regularly went to the Connemara Gaeltacht to speak Irish amongst the…
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