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Michael Collins

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Michael Collins The IRA Leader (1922)

 

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Michael Collins

 

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Ireland's Dead Leader (1922)

Michael Collins was an Irish revolutionary, soldier and politician who was a leading figure in the early-20th-century Irish struggle for independence. He was Chairman of the Provisional Government of the Irish Free State from January 1922 until his assassination in August 1922.
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  • Personal 

  • Early years 

  • Easter Rising 

  • 1917–1918 

  • First Dáil 

  • Minister for Finance 

  • War of Independence 

  • Truce 

  • Anglo-Irish Treaty 

  • Northern Ireland 

  • Provisional government 

  • Pact elections 

  • Assassination of Sir Henry Wilson 

  • Civil War 

  • Death 

  • Aftermath 

  • Commemoration 

  • Legacy 

  • Societies 

  • In popular culture