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Northern Campaign (Irish Republican Army)

Index Northern Campaign (Irish Republican Army)

The Northern Campaign was a series of attacks by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) Northern Command between September 1942 and December 1944 against the security forces in Northern Ireland. [1]

57 relations: Éamon de Valera, Ballyboden, Basil Brooke, 1st Viscount Brookeborough, Belfast, Belleek, County Fermanagh, Border Campaign (Irish Republican Army), Brendan Behan, Charlie Kerins, Clady, County Tyrone, County Armagh, County Cavan, Criminal investigation department, Crossmaglen, Denis O'Brien (police officer), Derry Gaol, Dissident Irish Republican campaign, Donnycarney, Dublin, Dungannon, Easter Rising, Eoin McNamee (Irish Republican), Falls Road, Belfast, Garda Síochána, Günther Schütz, Gerald Boland, Gerry Adams Sr., Hannahstown, Harry White (Irish republican), HM Prison Crumlin Road, HM Prison Magilligan, Hugh McAteer, IRA Northern Command, Irish Free State, Irish Republican Army (1922–1969), Irish Republican Army – Abwehr collaboration in World War II, Irish War of Independence, J. M. Andrews, Joe Cahill, Military justice, Minister for Justice and Equality, Monaghan, Nazi Germany, Newry, Northern Ireland, Ormeau Road, Provisional Irish Republican Army campaign, Randalstown, Rathfarnham, Republic of Ireland, Republic of Ireland–United Kingdom border, ..., Royal Ulster Constabulary, S-Plan, Seán MacBride, Special Detective Unit, Strabane, Tom Williams (Irish republican), World War II. Expand index (7 more) »

Éamon de Valera

Éamon de Valera (first registered as George de Valero; changed some time before 1901 to Edward de Valera; 14 October 1882 – 29 August 1975) was a prominent statesman and political leader in 20th-century Ireland.

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Ballyboden

Ballyboden (Baile Buadáin in Irish, meaning "Boden Town") is a locality within the suburb of Rathfarnham in South Dublin, at the foot of the Dublin Mountains between Whitechurch, Ballyroan and Knocklyon.

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Basil Brooke, 1st Viscount Brookeborough

Basil Stanlake Brooke, 1st Viscount Brookeborough, (9 June 1888 – 18 August 1973), styled as Sir Basil Brooke, 5th Baronet from 1907–52, was an Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) politician who became the third Prime Minister of Northern Ireland in May 1943, holding office until March 1963.

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Belfast

Belfast (is the capital city of Northern Ireland, located on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland.

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Belleek, County Fermanagh

Belleek (Flanagan, Deirdre & Laurence; Irish Place Names, page 182. Gill & Macmillan, 2002.) is a village and civil parish in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.

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Border Campaign (Irish Republican Army)

The Border Campaign (12 December 1956 – 26 February 1962) was a guerrilla warfare campaign (codenamed Operation Harvest) carried out by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) against targets in Northern Ireland, with the aim of overthrowing British rule there and creating a united Ireland.

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Brendan Behan

Brendan Francis Aidan Behan (christened Francis Behan) (Breandán Ó Beacháin; 9 February 1923 – 20 March 1964) was an Irish poet, short story writer, novelist and playwright who wrote in both English and Irish.

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Charlie Kerins

Charlie Kerins (Cathal Ó Céirín; 23 January 1918 – 1 December 1944) was a physical force Irish Republican, was named the Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army.

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Clady, County Tyrone

Clady is a small village and townland in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

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County Armagh

County Armagh (named after its county town, Armagh) is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland.

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County Cavan

County Cavan (Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland.

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Criminal investigation department

A criminal investigation department (CID) is the branch of all territorial police forces within the British Police, and many other Commonwealth police forces, to which plainclothes detectives belong.

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Crossmaglen

Crossmaglen is a village and townland in County Armagh, Northern Ireland.

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Denis O'Brien (police officer)

Detective Sergeant Denis O'Brien, Registration Number: 8288 (17 June 1899 – 9 September 1942), often called "Dinny O’Brien", was a veteran of the Irish War of Independence and the Irish Civil War.

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Derry Gaol

Derry Gaol, also known as Londonderry Gaol, refers to one of several gaols (prisons) constructed consecutively in Derry, Northern Ireland.

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Dissident Irish Republican campaign

Since the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA or PIRA) called a ceasefire and ended its armed campaign in 1997, breakaway groups opposed to the ceasefire ("dissident Irish republicans") have continued a low-level armed campaign against the security forces in Northern Ireland.

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Donnycarney

Donnycarney is a Northside suburb in the city of Dublin, Ireland, in the jurisdiction of Dublin City Council.

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Dublin

Dublin is the capital of and largest city in Ireland.

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Dungannon

Dungannon is a town in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

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Easter Rising

The Easter Rising (Éirí Amach na Cásca), also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, April 1916.

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Eoin McNamee (Irish Republican)

Eoin Mcnamee (MacNamee) was a long-time IRA member and former head of its Northern Command.

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Falls Road, Belfast

The Falls Road is the main road through west Belfast, Northern Ireland, running from Divis Street in Belfast city centre to Andersonstown in the suburbs.

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Garda Síochána

An Garda Síochána (meaning "the Guardian of the Peace"), more commonly referred to as the Gardaí ("Guardians") or "the Guards", is the police force of the Republic of Ireland.

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Günther Schütz

Günther Schütz (17 April 1912 – 1991) was a German citizen who performed a mission for German Intelligence (Abwehr) in World War II, as part of Britain's Double Cross System.

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Gerald Boland

Gerald Boland (Gearroid Ua Beolláin; 25 May 1885 – 5 January 1973) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician.

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Gerry Adams Sr.

Gerry Adams Sr. (1926 – 17 November 2003) was a Belfast Irish Republican Army (IRA) volunteer who took part in its Northern Campaign in the 1940s.

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Hannahstown

Hannahstown is a small village in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, on the outskirts of Belfast.

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Harry White (Irish republican)

Harry White (1916 – April 1989"Dynamics of terror", Irish Times, 20 November 2013) was an Irish republican paramilitary.

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HM Prison Crumlin Road

HMP Belfast, also known as Crumlin Road Gaol, is a former prison situated on the Crumlin Road in north Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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HM Prison Magilligan

HMP Magilligan is a medium security prison run by the Northern Ireland Prison Service situated near Limavady, County Londonderry.

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Hugh McAteer

Hugh McAteer (Aodh Mac an tSaoir; 1917 – June 1972) was a volunteer in, and leader of, the Irish Republican Army during their Northern Campaign, and later in 1950 and 1964 unsuccessfully contested for a seat in the British Pariament.

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IRA Northern Command

Northern Command was a command division in the Irish Republican Army (1922–1969) and Provisional IRA, responsible for directing IRA operations in the northern part of Ireland.

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Irish Free State

The Irish Free State (Saorstát Éireann; 6 December 192229 December 1937) was a state established in 1922 under the Anglo-Irish Treaty of December 1921.

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Irish Republican Army (1922–1969)

The original Irish Republican Army (IRA) fought a guerrilla war against British rule in Ireland in the Irish War of Independence between 1919 and 1921.

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Irish Republican Army – Abwehr collaboration in World War II

Collaboration between the IRA and Abwehr during World War II ranged in intensity during the period 1937–1943 and ended permanently around 1944.

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Irish War of Independence

The Irish War of Independence (Cogadh na Saoirse) or Anglo-Irish War was a guerrilla war fought from 1919 to 1921 between the Irish Republican Army (IRA, the army of the Irish Republic) and the British security forces in Ireland.

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J. M. Andrews

John Miller Andrews (17 July 1871 – 5 August 1956) was the second Prime Minister of Northern Ireland.

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Joe Cahill

Joe Cahill (Seosamh Ó Cathail; 19 May 1920 – 23 July 2004) was a prominent figure in the Irish Republican movement in Northern Ireland and former chief of staff of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA).

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Military justice

Military justice (or military law) is the body of laws and procedures governing members of the armed forces.

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Minister for Justice and Equality

The Minister for Justice and Equality (An tAire Dlí agus Cirt agus Comhionannais) is the senior minister at the Department of Justice and Equality in the Government of Ireland.

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Monaghan

Monaghan (pronounced) is the county town of County Monaghan, Ireland.

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Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany is the common English name for the period in German history from 1933 to 1945, when Germany was under the dictatorship of Adolf Hitler through the Nazi Party (NSDAP).

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Newry

Newry is a city in Northern Ireland, divided by the Clanrye river in counties Armagh and Down, from Belfast and from Dublin.

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Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland (Tuaisceart Éireann; Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland, variously described as a country, province or region.

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Ormeau Road

The Ormeau Road is a road in south Belfast, the capital of Northern Ireland.

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Provisional Irish Republican Army campaign

From 1969 until 1997,Moloney, p. 472 the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) conducted an armed paramilitary campaign primarily in Northern Ireland and England, aimed at ending British rule in Northern Ireland in order to create a united Ireland.

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Randalstown

Randalstown is a townland and small town in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, located between the towns of Antrim and Toome.

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Rathfarnham

Ráth Fearnáin; Rathfarnham or Rathfarnam is a Southside suburb of Dublin, Ireland.

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Republic of Ireland

Ireland (Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in north-western Europe occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland.

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Republic of Ireland–United Kingdom border

The Republic of Ireland–United Kingdom border, also known as the Irish border, runs for Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland, 1999MFPP Working Paper No.

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Royal Ulster Constabulary

The Royal Ulster Constabulary was the police force in Northern Ireland from 1922 to 2001.

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S-Plan

The S-Plan or Sabotage Campaign or England Campaign was a campaign of bombing and sabotage against the civil, economic, and military infrastructure of the United Kingdom from 1939 to 1940, conducted by members of the Irish Republican Army (IRA).

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Seán MacBride

Seán MacBride (26 January 1904 – 15 January 1988) was an Irish government minister, a prominent international politician and a Chief of Staff of the IRA.

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Special Detective Unit

The Special Detective Unit (SDU) (Aonad Speisialta Bleachtaireachta) is the main domestic security agency of the Garda Síochána, the national police force of the Republic of Ireland, under the aegis of the Crime & Security Branch (CSB).

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Strabane

Strabane, historically spelt Straban, is a town in west Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

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Tom Williams (Irish republican)

Thomas Joseph Williams, more commonly known as Tom Williams, (Tomás Mac Uilliam; 12 May 1923 – 2 September 1942) was a volunteer in C Company, 2nd Battalion of the Belfast Brigade in the Irish Republican Army from the Bombay Street area of Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northern_Campaign_(Irish_Republican_Army)

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