The killing fields of Cork

My great-granduncle William (John) Mulcahy was shot dead on Kyrls Quay, Cork,¬†on November 8, 1920. He was returning from work around 10pm when he was shot after he, allegedly, refused to stop when asked to do so by British forces, the bullet entering his right shoulder and then his stomach. I remember my grandmother telling me about his death. She was 12 when he died, … Continue reading The killing fields of Cork