Michael Collins (1890 – 1922)
Original Memorial Card of General Michael Collins
Interestingly the age of Collins given on the Memorial Card is incorrect.
A good clean copy
In Loving Memoryof
(Commandering Chief of the Irish National Army)
Killed in action at Bealnabla
Near Bandou Co. Cork
On 22nd of August 1922
Aged 30 years.
“Gone from us but not forgotten,
Never shall thy memory fade,
Sweetest thoughts shall ever linger,
Round the grave where thou art laid.”