1922 – Civil War.

Anti-Treaty IRA members burn down the house of TD Seán McGarry, his seven-year-old son dies in the blaze.

Two prisoners attempt to escape from Drumboe Castle, County Donegal. They are shot by Free State troops under Major Glennon, and one Gallagher is killed.

A civilian, James Malone, is shot dead at his home in Garald Griffin Street, Cork city by unidentified gunmen.



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