Thomas Kent

PROC & Garreth Joyce

Lavitt's Quay, Cork City

Thomas Kent (29 August 1865 – 9 May 1916) was an Irish nationalist who was court-martialled under British military law and executed at Collins Barracks, Cork following a gunfight with the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) on 9 May 1916, in the immediate aftermath of the Easter Rising.

Here's a piece we wrote for the Evening Echo about Thomas Kent in 2006. Click here

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