Healthy young men of military age: The Irish Times on #ODR

Irish Times, 1st August 1915

Irish Times, 1st August 1915

Obviously this needs little explanation (it’s the Irish Times take on O’Donovan Rossa’s funeral from 1915). It’s worth reading for the sneering tone and the bit of bloodlust at the end as it eyes up all those potential cannon fodder who could be in the trenches at that very moment.

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2 responses to “Healthy young men of military age: The Irish Times on #ODR

  1. Pingback: The IRA at Bodenstown, June 1933 | The Treason Felony Blog

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