Military Service (1916 -1923) Pensions Collection
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What is in the Collection?
2,591 veterans of Easter Week 1916 with recognised military service
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Find information about pensions applicants active in Easter 1916.
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About the Collection
The collection comprises of a large and varied corpus of archival material and records. The two broad streams of legislation are used to illustrate the nature and content of the personal files of applicants and the relevance of the supporting administrative records and other material in the collection.
Spotlight - 1916 Action Sites
The 1916 action sites map shows the applicants' location in Ireland during Easter Week 1916 at time of action (23 to 29 April 1916). It locates those veterans with recognised 1916 service and their position(s) as provided in their statement/application form contained in their pension file. Note that some applicants could have served or been active at several positions during the week.
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