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James Connolly (1868 – 1916)
was an irish Republican & socialist leader.
He was born near Edinburgh, Scotland, to Irish parents. He left school for working life at the age of eleven, but became one of the leading Marxist theorists of his day. He also took a role in Scottish & American politics.
He was executed in his wheelchair by firing squad because of his
leadership role in the Rising

Patrick Pearse (1879 – 1916)
was an Irish teacher, barrister, poet, writer,
nationalist and political activist who was one
of the leaders of the 1916 Rising.
Following his execution along with the other leaders,
Pearse is seen by many as the embodiment of the 1916 Rising

Ireland Easter 1916  Commemorative Cards.
This set commemorates Patrick Pearse, James Connolly, Eamonn Ceannt, Sean MacDiarmida, Thomas McDonagh, Tom Clarke & Joseph Plunkett,- The executed leaders of the Rising. These card images are shown here without coin. See example
Card Size 6X4.inches Each card is laminated & contains an original 1916 KG V penny coin (of the period) attractive cards Ideal for framing.
Ireland Easter 1916  Commemorative Cards.
.These Cards can be purchased individually using the paypal shopping cart buttons, please choose & then click on the paypal button to the Right of each item, Selling @ £6.95 Stg each + 75p S/H)  or buy the lot @ £44.95 & avail of Free insured Registered Postage -Anywhere in the world.
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Thomas Clarke (1857 – 1916)
Clarke was the oldest of the 1916 leaders, an Irish revolutionary leader and arguably the person most responsible for the 1916 Rising. A proponent of armed revolution for most of his life, he spent 15 years in prison prior to his role in the Easter Rising, and was executed after Rebellion was quashed

Thomas MacDonagh (1878 – 1916)
was a political activist, poet, playwright, educationalist and revolutionary leader.
a signatory of the Proclamation of the Irish Republic and Commandant of the 2nd Battalion, Dublin Brigade of the Irish Volunteers, which fought in Jacob's biscuit factor
He was one of the seven leaders of the the  Rising.
Executed in May 1916.


Seán Mac Diarmada (1883 – 1916),
was an Irish political activist and revolutionary leader.
One of the seven leaders of the 1916 Rising ,which he helped to organise as a member of the Military Committee of the IRB. Also a signatory of the Proclamation .
He was executed for his part in the Rising at the age of thirty-three
on the 12th May 1916.


Joseph Mary Plunkett (1887 – 1916)
was an Irish nationalist, poet, journalist, and a leader of the 1916 Rising.
Plunkett was born at 26 Upper Fitzwilliam Street Dublin
He was executed for his part in the Rising on 4th May 1916 aged just twenty eight.


Éamonn Ceannt (1881 – 1916),
Ceannt was born in East Galway in the town of Ballymoe. He spent his first few years in the town barracks where his father, James Kent, was stationed as an RIC officer. When his father retired from the force, the family moved to Dublin. It was there, in the O’Connell School, that Éamonn Ceannt took his first steps on the road to becoming a nationalist .He was executed 8th May 1916.
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On The back of this card:A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'
On The back of this card: A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'
On The back of this card: A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'
On The back of this card: A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'
On The back of this card: A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'
On The back of this card: A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'
On The back of this card: A verse from WB Yeats 'Easter 1916'