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.

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

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