Centenary Commemoration Address by Jack Lane, 11th February 2021
The Drishanebeg Ambush
Centenary Commemoration Address
11th 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: http://www.millstreet.ie/blog/2021/02/11/the-drishanebeg-ambush-centenary- commemoration-address-by-jack-lane#more-179305
A commemorative book “Worth the Wait” is available in Wordsworth Bookshop, Millstreet.