To mark the centenary of the Truce declared by the Crown forces and the IRA on 11 July 1921, Leitrim County Council are hosted on online event consisting of a speaker series and a reading of Leitrim casualties created by local historian, Padraig Griffin. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, a wreath-laying ceremony will be held at a later date in 2021 at the County Council offices in Carrick-on-Shannon.
Each element of the event has been uploaded in video format to Leitrim Library’s YouTube channel is available below:
Introduction / List of casualties:
Dr. Padraig McGarty: