Irish Republican Phil O’Donoghue & Operation Harvest.

This is the story of Phil O’Donoghue who in 1954 joined the Irish Republican Army in Dublin, he subsequently participated in Operation Harvest. On New Year’s Day 1957, Phil was a member of a military column during a raid against an RUC barracks in Brookeboroug, in which Seán South and Fergal O’Hanlon lost their lives. Along with 38 volunteers he was arrested at a training camp in Wicklow and was imprisoned in the Curragh camp. The video is dedicated to the unsung people along England’s border in Ireland who supported the IRA Volunteers during Operation Harvest, the 1956-62 IRA Border campaign.

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