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Michael "Mick" Collins
Birth: Oct. 16, 1890
Sam's Cross Roads
County Cork, Ireland
Death: Aug. 22, 1922
Bealnablath
County Cork, Ireland

Irish Revoluntionary. He bgan his career as a clerk and stockbroker in London. Joined the Republican Brotherhood, of which he eventially became a member of the supreme Council. Fought in the Easter Rising of 1916. Minister for Home Affairs 1918 and for finance from 1919 to 1922. He also head of Intelligence during Anglo-Irish War, raising money and organised arms supplies. One of the principal negotiators of the Anglo-Irish treaty. Commander in Chief of the Irish Governemnt Forces during the subsequent Irish Civil War. Murdered in an ambush in County Cork, possibly on the instructions of De Valera. 
 
Burial:
Glasnevin Cemetery
Dublin
County Dublin, Ireland
 
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Record added: Dec 09, 1998
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In remembrance
- Michael
 Added: Apr. 15, 2014
To the Man Who Made Ireland. Without your work in the Irish War of Independence, the negotiations for the Anglo-Irish Treaty and as head of the Irish Free State during the Irish Civil War, Ireland would not be the republic it is today. God bless you.
- Roibeard53
 Added: Mar. 18, 2014
In loving memory from the other 'Collins' family.
- Maria
 Added: Dec. 27, 2013
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