Photograph of Pat Murphy (Marsh) and Eddie Collins (Blackrock) members of the Cork Volunteer’s Pipe Band, attending the 1954 Wolfe Tone Annual Commemoration in Bodenstown, Co, Kildare. In addition Murphy and Collins were comrades of Cork Socialist Republican’s Jim Lane and Brendan O’Neill.
The Cork Volunteer’s Pipe Band,was founded by the Sinn Fein Lord Mayor of Cork, Tomás MacCurtain in February 1914, who was assassinated by members of the British forces in on the 20 March 1920.
Cork Volunteers’ Pipe Band, Centenary Project by Jim Lane Part 1-4 https://rebelcorksfightingstory.wordpress.com/cork-volunteer-pipe-band
Video Part 1 and 2 Cork Volunteers’ Pipe Band by Jim Lane, link below.