Kilbritain Republican Monument

The monument to the Four Men of 3rd West Cork Brigade IRA , Killed in action by Crown forces at Crois na Leanbh near Kilbritain.

Timothy Connolly -Corneilius McCarthy -John McGrath-Jeremiah O’Neill


IMG-20150215-WA0020“Here at Crois na Leanbh on the 16th February 1921 four volunteers of Third West Cork Brigade IRA were killed in action by British Crown Forces    In Memory of Vol. Timothy Connolly Farrannagark aged 24 years   Vol. Corneilius McCarthy  Kilanetig aged 29 years    Vol. John McGrath Rathclarin aged 24 years  Vol. Jeremiah O’Neill Knockpogue aged 19 years”