Diary February 2, 1919

Eamon de Valera

Atzer the Easter Rising, Eamon de Valera formed in 1919 an illegal Irish parliament. He then continued to press against the British until the Irish independence.

World War One Diary for Sunday, February 2, 1919:

Britain: Michael Collins helps Sinn Fein leader de Valera escape from Lincoln prison. The other Sinn Fein prisoners released March 6-10.

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