The Rescue of Sean Hogan: Monday, Dec 10th 8PM

The next Limerick Historical Society lecture will be on the rescue of Sean Hogan in Knocklong, County Limerick on 13 May 1919.  The rescue which was organised by Dan Breen, Sean Treacy and Seamus Robinson was a major morale booster for the IRA during the early months of the War of Independence.

Historian Thomas Toomey is the author of 'The War of Independence in Limerick 1912-1921'.  The lecture will be on Monday December 10th  and will commence at 8 p.m. in Room 203, Mary Immaculate College. Go to main reception and ask for directions.  Admission is free, and everybody is welcome.