3rd Battalion Kilkenny 1922

The War of Independence and the Civil War were fought in Ireland from 1919-1923. Many men from all over the country fought the British forces and then fought each other after the signing of the Treaty.

James Buggy from Ballyouskill is listed as a volunteer in the 3rd Battalion (North Kilkenny) Kilkenny Brigade, IRA volunteers, C. Company Ballyouskill.[1]

[1] Lyng, Tom. 1984. Castlecomer Commections. Kilkenny: Castlecomer Historical Society. p. 416.

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