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    Diarmuid Lynch - A Forgotten Irish Patriot

    Diarmuid Lynch - A Forgotten Irish Patriot

    On Saturday night 22 April 1916, a tense meeting in Dublin went on into the small hours to decide whether or not the Easter Rising would go ahead. Present at that meeting were Pádraig Pearse, Tomás MacDonagh, Joseph Plunkett and Seán MacDiarmada. The fifth man present at the all-night session, Diarmuid Lynch, was the only one still alive two weeks later. Eileen McGough, author of Diarmuid Lynch: A Forgotten Irish Patriot discussed why Lynch, a member of the Supreme Council of the IRB, has been forgotten so completely. Lynch was at the heart of plans for the Rising and was ...

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-history-show/programmes/2014/0413/606520-the-history-show-sunday-13-april-2014/?clipid=1525038
    The History Show Sunday 13 April 2014

    The History Show Sunday 13 April 2014

    The Irish and World War One This August will mark the centenary of the start of World War One. We will be commemorating this anniversary on The History Show with special programmes and short items telling the stories of Irish people who were involved in the war. We will also be examining what was happening here during these turbulent years. Do you have relatives who were involved in the First World War? We would like to hear their stories. Email: history@rte.ie

    http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-history-show/programmes/2014/0413/606520-the-history-show-sunday-13-april-2014/

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