War of Independence Centenary Series: April 1921

The attacks became even more pronounced in April and the IRA had some high-profile targets, including Sir Arthur Vickers. Mayo and Tyrone experienced a horrific series of attacks and reprisals, and the Irish government still worked for international recognition of the struggle, focusing this time on South Africa.

This is the twelfth lecture in our War of Independence Centenary Series with Executive Director Dr. Elizabeth Stack.