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Bruff Memorial

Bruff Memorial – on Main Street, Bruff, Co. Limerick, near the Catholic church

The Irish Volunteer memorial includes the following inscription:

John Quinlan, Company Lieutenant, Grange Coy.,
Eamonn Moloney  Volunteer  Grange Coy.,
Daniel Sheehan  Volunteer  Grange Coy.,
Henry Wade,  Volunteer  Ballyneety Coy.,
The Five Were Killed in Action Against Enemy Forces At Caherguillamore 27thDecember 1920

Note: that the Black and Tans raided a dance in aid of the Irish Volunteers held at Caherguillamore in 1920. Five men were killed and many more beaten and arrested. soi

reference: IRA East Limerick Brigade Bruff Co Limerick

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