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‘If they’re going to fight, we’ll fight too…’

Posted 12/11/2013

Cormac Turner talks about attending meeting in Rotunda at which the Irish Volunteers were founded, the influence of the Ulster Volunteers on the emergence of the movement and why the Irish Volunteers appealed more than the Irish Citizen army.

Survivors 1916: Cormac Turner, R.T.É, 1965, R.T.É Archives.

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