1921 – Reports of The Big Fellah’s Early Demise a Load of Old Pony

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Clonmel Chronicle, 5 & 9 February 1921

Forget everything you were taught in school about Béal na Bláth in August 1922: if you were to believe some reports of the time, Michael Collins was shot dead in February 1921 in Rosscarbery. From a pony.

CC 5 Feb 1921 Collins 1

CC 9 Feb 1921 Collins b