Sunday, 29 December 2013 20:01

Kevin Barry - Famous Dublin Patriot

Kevin Barry - Fought For Irish Liberty and Hanged At Eighteen By English Crown Kevin Barry is a patriotic famous son of Ireland who paid the ultimate sacrifice with his life at a time in Irish political life, when the country was at war with England, but also on the brink of freedom. The ideal unification sought by eighteen year old Kevin Barry and many more thousands of Irish people, who laid down their lives over eight hundred years, did…
Sunday, 08 December 2013 20:06

Michael Collins - Famous Cork Patriot

Michael Collins - World Famous Freedom Fighter In Ireland’s eight hundred years of occupation by British rule, Michael Collins was the Irish freedom fighter who probably gained most respect from the invading troops and their commanding officers. His fearsome reputation and his explicit intelligence gathering, brought havoc on British plans to rule Ireland when Collins was in command in the early 1920's. Michael Collins was born in a rural outpost of Clonakilty, Co. Cork and his elderly father predicted soon…