Thomas Collins

An odd attack in which nobody appears to have claimed to be responsible. It is difficult to know who the target actually was. The men were ex-soldiers, but were not in uniform. Somebody was targeting one or more of the group

1894 Birth

 

1901 census at Cork Lane

1911 census at Cork Lane, Youghal

 

1917 Marriage

 

Enlisted in British Army in WW1

 

1919 Oct 19 Discharged from Army

 

1921 May 7. Shot in Cork

 

 

Shot by IRA as British spies