Re: Kevin Barry


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Posted by Tiogar on October 15, 2001 at 23:18:37:

In Reply to: Re: Kevin Barry posted by Murrisk on October 15, 2001 at 01:06:39:

Edmund Foley was 24 and from Galbally in Limerick. He was involved in the resuce of Sean Hogan who had been captured in Thurles. Patrick Maher was 32 and was arrested with Edmund Foley and another man, Michael Murphy.They were found guilty and sentenced to death for shooting and RIC sergeant during the rescue. Michael Murphy was acquitted on the grounds of unreliable evidence. The two men were hanged on 7 June 1921.

Murrisk, I can send you a copy of the booklet, if you email me your address. tiogar@ireland.com


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