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William McGinley memorabilia
William McGinley, Ireland
Letter to sister from Belfast prison 8/6/1918 Pa---ed card to sister from Belfast jail 1918 Picture of William Newspaper cuttings H. Boland card Service record 1916-1920 Picture of William and his wife, Mary Two medals for William with bar = in Black and Tans War Two medals for Mary 1916 medal (William) Compliment (?) slip from President of Ireland Parade armband 1916 Lapels Group photo (William is in the back row on the right, after hunger strike)
This is the story of William McGinley, who was involved in revolutionary activity in Ireland during WWI. He fought in the GPO garrison in 1916, and was imprisoned in Belfast in 1918, where he was on hunger strike.