Militaria Archive

Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, Ireland

The graves of many key figures in the struggle for Irish Independence through several centuries. Including Daniel O’ Connell, Michael Collins, Charles Stewart Parnell, Éamon de Valera, Arthur Griffith, Countess Markievicz, Michael Cusack, Robert Erskine Childers, Roger Casement, Frank Ryan, Sean Devoy, Cathal Brugha, James Stephens along with many Dublin Brigade Irish Republican Army veterans of the Easter Rising 1916, the Irish War of Independence (1919 - 1921) and Irish Civil War (1921 - 1923).

Arthur Griffith, T.D. (Cavan Tyrone) First President Dáil Éireann of the Irish Free State. Founder of Sinn Féin. Editor of 'The United Irisman', Sinn Féin, Éire (Ireland), Scissors and Paste, Nationality & Éire Og (Young Ireland). Author of 'The Resurrection of Hungary and Ballad History of Ireland. Died 12th August 1922 Aged 50 years. Erected by his loving Wife. R.I.P. Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, Ireland.