Ambush at Miltown: The North Galway Flying Column Kill Two RIC in Deadly Attack, 27 June 1921
Revolution in County Galway, 1918-23
Dr Conor McNamara, Historian-in-Residence, 2022
Details of the Volunteers who participated in the deadly attack at Milltown, 27 June 1921.
Military Archives, North Galway Brigade Report, MSPC/MA/A28)
The Lack Mill, Milltown, situated in the North Galway Countryside where the North Galway Flying Column launched a series of attacks in 1921.
The village of Milltown is situated close to the Galway-Mayo border; the North Galway countryside was the setting for several attacks by the North Galway Brigade at the height of the Independence Struggle in 1920 and 1921.