The memorial bust to Michael Collins, the Irish War of Independence leader & politician, in Merrion Square Dublin.
Born in Clonakilty County Cork in 1890, Collins was killed during an ambush on his convoy at Béal na mBláth in Co. Cork on 22 August 1922.
March 20 1922.
Merrion Square park photo © irelandposters.
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March 1922 addressing issues concerning the Anglo-Irish Treaty to large crowd outside College Green.
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Michael Collins memorial,