The Red Cow Murders and the Civil War in South Dublin County

Clondalkin Library Clondalkin Library, Monastery Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22, Dublin
Liz Gillis

On October 7 1922, three young IRA members, Eamon Hughes, Brendan Holohan and Joe Rogers were arrested in Drumcondra by the National Army under Charlie Dalton, as they were found to be putting up anti-Treaty propaganda posters in the area. The following morning their lifeless bodies were found in at the Red Cow, Clondalkin. On...