The Launch this week of ‘The 3rd Brigade: History of the Volunteers/ IRA in South Tipperary 1913-1921’ is the culmination of many years work by Tipperary historian Dr. Denis Marnane.
This thorough and exhaustive publication charts the story of the volunteers of South Tipperary and more specifically the history of the 3rd Tipperary Brigade of the IRA from its foundations in 1918 to the Truce in 1921.
This book is published by Tipperary County Council Library Service and is part of the ‘Finding Tipperary’ Series.
With a preface by R.V. Comerford, formerly Professor of Modern History in Maynooth