Saor Eire raid on the Hibernian Bank, Droichead Nua (Newbridge) 1968 April 28, 2016Posted by irishelectionliterature in Uncategorized.
A piece from The Irish Republican & Marxist History Project
After a raid on the National Bank in Kells, Co, Meath in 1969, Saor Eire issued their first official statement to the press claiming responsibility for the robbery and describing themselves as the Saor Eire Action Group. They signed the statement Michael Price, using the name of the 1930’s Socialist Republican leader and claiming that the money would be used to finance a movement which would strive for a Workers’ Republic……
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