RIALRAS SEALADACH NA HÉIREANN (Irish Provisonal Government) Letter

Letter from Michael Collins inviting membership to the New Police Force in 1922

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(Irish Provisonal Government)

Reference No.                                                                    Halla na Cathrach

H.A. 500A/22.                                                                                Baile Átha Cliatha.

3rd Febry, 1922.



The Irish Provisional Government are setting up a committee for the purpose

of drafting a scheme for the organisation of a new Police Force.

Your name has been sugested to the Government for membership of this

Committee and I shall be glad to learn whether you would be willing to serve.

The first meeting of the Committee will be held at Room 85, Gresham Hotel, Dublin,

on Thursday 9th inst., at 7 o’clock p.m.

Míceal O Colian

Chairman of the Provision Government


P. Walsh, Esq. D.I.

Royal Irish Constabulary




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