Letter From Peter Paul Galligan to his Brother

From Reading Prison, 8 March 1919

Letter describing Peter Paul Galligan's imminent release after serving a nine months sentence in Reading Jail for his activities in organising the IRA in both Cavan and Leitrim. He explains how much he is looking forward to returning to Ireland.

He also describes how he made his own book shelves in the prison to house his book collection which he describes as his companions.

Presented by Peter Paul Galligan's son, Colm Galligan at the Wicklow Life 1916 Public Collections Day.

 

 

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Wicklow Co. Co.

This page was added by David Kinsella on 08/11/2016.