A Civil War era engagement involving Irregulars, or Anti-Treaty, soldiers from the Castlegar Comapny caught off-guard by the approach of Free State Forces. Upon being ordered to stop, Jack Lohan of Wood Quay made a break for freedom and was gunned down.
An account of the shooting of Capt John Lohan by National Forces
Connacht Tribune, 30 September, 1922
posted by Hilary Kiely, GMTI/GCC