What do you know about Irelands 1916 Rising?

Discussion in 'theory, philosophy & history' started by Cheesypoof, Mar 24, 2016.

  1. PippinTook

    PippinTook Well-Known Member

    Interned... I did actually correct it. .I'm typing on a phone and autocorrect is playing games.
  2. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model One star in sight

    there's a phrase about a bad workman blaming his tools, you know
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  3. PippinTook

    PippinTook Well-Known Member

    Obviously from pre-mobile phone days.
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  4. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model One star in sight

    just as applicable today
  5. PippinTook

    PippinTook Well-Known Member

    Ok Picky.
    You win.
  6. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model One star in sight

    there are neither winners nor losers here, PippinTook
  7. PippinTook

    PippinTook Well-Known Member

    Feeling a bit lost today Picky...nothing to do with the thread.
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  8. Pickman's model

    Pickman's model One star in sight

    sit down and have a cup of tea and a biscuit and things won't seem so bad.
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  9. copliker

    copliker ...

    The department of defence has masses of archives, including accounts from every surviving 1916 participant's pension application.

    Easter Rising 1916 | Military Service Pensions Collection (1916 - 1923) | Online Collections | Collections | Military Archives

    List of participants (PDF).

    New files relating to Dublin Irish Citizen Army (ICA) members released

    My great grandad got interned for 3 months, but there's some confusion about where, Frongoch probably but other places were used. He didn't take part but my teenage gran and her sister did and weren't interned, so it's assumed that it was punishment for their activity.

    Last edited: May 12, 2018

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