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Michael "Mick" Collins
Birth: Oct. 16, 1890
Sam's Cross Roads
County Cork, Ireland
Death: Aug. 22, 1922
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. 
Glasnevin Cemetery
County Dublin, Ireland
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Record added: Dec 09, 1998
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“Think what have I got for Ireland … Something which she has wanted these past 700 years, will anyone be satisfied with this bargain, will anyone? I tell you this, early this morning I have signed my death warrant” ~Michael Collins (after signing the tre...(Read more)
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