Lying in State, ‘Love of Ireland’, painting by Sir John Lavery

Dressed in military uniform with the Irish flag draped over him holding a crucifix. His funeral took place at Dublin’s Pro Cathedral. Some 500,000 people lined the streets, almost one fifth of the country’s population.


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