The leaders of the rebellion that were executed. Pictured are (from left to right): P.H Pearse, Thomas Clarke, Thomas MacDonagh, Joseph Plunkett, Edward Daly, William Pearse, Michael O' Hanrahan, John MacBride, Eamonnn Kent, Michael Mallin, Con Colbert, Sean Heuston, Sean MacDermott, James Connolly, Thomas Kent and Roger Casement. Source: Tim Pat Coogan, 1916: The Easter Rising (London, 2001), p. 72.
Gearóid O'Sullivan. He had the honour of raising the Tricolour flag over the GPO on the Easter Rising, as the youngest officer fighting there (three months younger than his second cousin Michael Collins).
Death Penalty for 18 yr old Kevin Barry Irish War of Independence. Kevin Barry became active as a soldier in Dublin as a 15 year old lad. At age 18 Kevin Barry is caught by the British Soldiers and receives the Death Penalty. He is hanged in MountJoy Jail in November 1920.