Peter Paul Galligan


Group photograph of officers who assembled in Coosan, Westmeath in September, 1915 for training in the last Volunteer Camp before 1916.

Group Photo of Officers at Training Camp

At Back – Left to Right

Peadar Melinn (Athlone),

Dick Fitzgerald (Kerry), Captain of famous Kerry team,

J.J. Burke (Dublin), Quarter Master of Camp

J.J. “Ginger” O’Connell (Sligo) whose arrest started the Civil War

Peter Paul Galligan (Cavan)

Larry Lardner (Athenry)

Terence McSwiney (Cork), Lord Mayor of Cork who died of hunger strike in England

Sean Kearns (Kerry)

Front Row – Left to Right 

Mick Spillane (Kerry)                    J. Morley (Ballaghadereen)

Michael O’Buachalla (Maynooth)    Billy Mullins (Tralee)

Mick Cremin (Cork)                      John Brennan (Roscommon)

Mick Allis (Limerick)

Officers at Training Camp

(L-R): Terence McSwiney, Richard Mulcahy, Michael O’Buachalla, John Brennan, J.J. Ginger O’Connell, Peter Paul Galligan, Mick Spillane, Dick Fitzgerald, Larry Lardner, Mick Cremen

Peter Paul Galligan



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