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#OTD in 1957 – Death of Elizabeth O’Farrell. She was a nurse and member of Cumann na mBan, best known for delivering the surrender in the Easter Rising of 1916.
Elizabeth O’Farrell was born in Dublin in November 1884. In 1906 she joined Inghinidhe na hÉireann and along with her lifelong friend Julia Grenan she also joined Cumann na mBan, the women’s branch…