Austrians & Sinn Feiners 1916

No Doubt that the Sinn Feiners received support from  Germany & Austria

While I was reviewing the 1916 papers I found an article relating to the surrender of 1 Austrian soldier in his officers uniform and the subsequent arrest of a further 2 Austrian in Ballsbridge.  "The Daily Chronicle" reports that there is no doubt that support was given to the rebellion by both Germany and Austria.  Download the full page below:

'Dublin is conquered!' Cartoon from Austrian newspaper Die Muskete. (ANNO via the Internet Archive)

'Dublin is conquered!' Cartoon from Austrian newspaper Die Muskete. (ANNO via the Internet Archive)

ARTICLES FROM THE IRISH INDEPENDENT & THE DOMINION 06 MAY 1916

Irish Independent 06 May 1916     The Dominion 06 May 1916 article

Irish Independent Saturday May 06 1916 PG 3 thumb

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Irish Independent Saturday, May 06, 1916 PG 3

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