Thomas Ashe

Thomas Ashe

Birth
Lispole, County Kerry, Ireland
Death 25 Sep 1917 (aged 32)
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Burial Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Memorial ID 5747051 · View Source
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Irish Nationalist. Took part in the Easter Rising of 1916 - for which he was sentenced to death, later reprieved to hard labor for life. Released 1917. Arrested again that year for agitation. Led othe prisoners on hunger strike, during the course of which he died. His funeral procession was followed by 30,000 sympathizers.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: David Conway
  • Added: 7 Sep 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5747051
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Ashe (12 Jan 1885–25 Sep 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5747051, citing Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .