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A letter from a 17 year old Irish Soldier to his Uncle describing life within the Nullagh camp Jan 2nd 1846, and the ensuing battles.
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Zonophone Record. Single side.
Under the watchful eye of General Hugh McCalmont Commander Cork District Forces (1898 - 1903),
Lt. Col. E. W.…
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Note: Fort Camden New Pier marked in Red ink. Direction Arrow marked in Pencil shows Torpedo Slipway. Arc drawn in pencil shows range covered.
Shipping lanes marked.