Front cover: Hoisting the national flag on the Castle, Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Monday 28th February 1922.
L to R: Comdt. George Adamson, Commandant General Sean McEoin, Comdt. Tony Lawler, Divisional Adjutant; Company Comdt. Ned Cooney, Divisional Quartermaster; Comdt. Barney McGiffe and Captain Con Costello.
(Photograph Courtesy of The National Library of Ireland) Back cover: Vickers Machine Gun and Crew, The Great War.
TWICE A HERO
One man’s fight for freedom in the trenches of the Great War and ditches of the Irish Midlands
Copyright ©Phil Tomkins, October 2012