Remembering today Oglach Kevin Barry, born 20th January 1902. Executed on this day 1st November, 1920 in Mountjoy Jail, Dublin.
Kevin Barry was 18-years-old when he was hanged in Mountjoy Jail on November 1st 1920.
Watch the video below and have a listen to the song:
With many thanks to: Ireland Long Held in Chains Stair agus Cultûr na hÉireann:
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