Unique photo of hero Dan Breen goes to auction

Photo taken in Limerick jail

Photo taken in Limerick jail

A unique original photo of Tipperary war hero Dan Breen taken in Limerick jail during the Civil War is to be auctioned on October 23rd by The Limerick Auction Rooms in Ballysimon Road.

The original tatty photograph (accompanying this article) of Dan Breen within Limerick’s Jail arm in arm with a Freestate Officer who used to be his driver during the War of Independence, is a very rare and unusual picture of old friends on opposite sides. Question is - who is the officer?

See this weeks Tipperary Star for full story