02: They Remember 1916

A seven part radio series broadcast in 1956 with individual personal accounts

Desmond Ryan who was in the the General Post Office during the Easter Rising presents and compiles this series of personal memories of individuals who took part in the fighting.  'They Remember 1916' was first broadcast in April 1956.

The accompanying photograph shows the damage to O'Connell Street following 1916 Rising and is taken from the RTÉ Shard Collection. © RTÉ Archives 0718/008