Witness Statements

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Local Witness Statements

Including Statements from some local leaders
(Thomas Furlong, Tom Treacy, Martin Kealy, Jim Lalor, Martin Cassidy and Tom Stallard) Local leaders

Easter Rising

Easter Rising


Edward J. Aylward, 9th Battalion, Callan, Column O/C: WS 0890;
James Brennan, 3rd Battalion, Newtown, Company O/C: WS 1102;
Garrett Brennan, 3rd Battalion, Castlecomer, Battalion O/C: WS 1601;
Nicholas Carroll, 8th Battalion, Hugginstown, Battalion Vice O/C: WS 1705;
Martin Cassidy, 1st Battalion, A Kilkenny, Brigade I.O:WS1101;
Michael Connolly, 6th Battalion, Glenmore, Battalion Vice O/C: WS 1618;
James Delaney, 1st Battalion, Member of Flying Column: WS 1360;
Patrick Dunphy,  3rd Battalion, Crutt, Company Captain: WS 1271;
Thomas Furlong,  1st Battalion, B Kilkenny: WS0513;
Edward Halley, 7th Battalion, Ballycloven, Battalion Vice O/C: WS1642;
Timothy Hennessy,  1st Battalion, Threecastles, Battalion O/C: WS1614;
James Holohan, 2nd Battalion, Urlingford, Battalion Vice O/C: WS1586;
Martin Kealy,  4th Battalion, Clara, Battalion O/C: WS1006;
James Lalor,  1st Battalion, A, Kilkenny, Battalion Vice O/C, Brigade Vice O/C:WS1032 ;
James Leahy, 7th Battalion, Poulacapple, Battalion O/C ASU member: WS1335;
Thomas Meagher, 7th Callan, Battalion Adjutant, ASU member: WS 1672;
Michael O’Carroll, 4th/5th Graiguenamanagh, Company Captain, ASU Member, WS 1609;
Daniel J. Stapleton, 1st Battalion, A Kilkenny, making explosives: WS 1208;
Thomas Treacy 1, 1st Battalion, A Kilkenny, Battalion O/C, : WS0590;
Thomas Treacy 2, Brigade O/C: WS1093;
John Walsh: 5th Battalion,  Graiguenamanagh,  Company Adjutant, Battalion O/C: WS966;
Claire Hobson: Courier to Kilkenny Holy Week 1916,: WS0685

National Witness Statements

Josephine Clarke: Cumman na mBan, widow of Liam Clarke: WS699
Liam Walsh
, Waterford: WS1005
Liam Ó Briain
, Leinster Avenue North Strand, Dublin: WS7
Dr James Ryan TD,
Minister for Health and Social Welfare, WS70
Bulmer Hobson,
IRB Executive WS81
Joseph Connolly, Belfast WS124
Christopher Byrne (Dublin) re Dundon, Borris WS167
Mrs Josephine McNeill,
Fitzwilliam Sq, Dublin WS303
Seamus Doyle, WexfordWS315
Nancy Wyse Power
 , Dublin extract WS541

Bureau Of Military History

Witness Statements (National)

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