Captain Robert Monteith of Wicklow

An audio clip

Captain Robert Monteith had a distinguished career in the British Army, but later became a dedicated nationalist. As an Irish Volunteer, he joined Roger Casement in his mission to found an Irish Brigade in Germany, and land a shipment of arms off the coast of Kerry for the Easter Rising. This podcast from Soundcloud is his story, click on play button on right to listen.

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This page was added by Deirdre Burns on 16/05/2016.