The Drishanebeg Ambush

Centenary Commemoration Address by Jack Lane, 11th February 2021

The Drishanebeg Ambush 

Centenary Commemoration Address 

Jack Lane
th February 2021 

(Not delivered because of the Lockdown restrictions to deal with Covid-19) 

The Drishanebeg Train Ambush took place on 11 February 1921. This centenary talk by Jack Lane places the event in the context of the 1918 General Election which established a democratic mandate for Irish independence.

The full text of Jack’s talk can be read
here: commemoration-address-by-jack-lane#more-179305 

A commemorative book “Worth the Wait” is available in Wordsworth Bookshop, Millstreet.