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Events of national interest 1919-1920

PISTOL PRACTICE FOR IRISH POLLICE. DAILY MAIL 14th OCTOBER 1919. Dublin metropolitan Policemen receiving instruction in the use of automatic pistols at Kevin-street depot. After learning the mechanism of revolvers and pistols they undergo a course of 3 hours a day target practice for a week. [Special "Daily Mail" Photograph. ARMS FOR DUBLIN POLICE.- Dublin Metropolitan police. ? An unarmed force are now being served out with fire-arms. A sergeant practicing firing from behind cover with an automatic pistol. [Special "Daily Mail" Photograph,

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Filename:P-28-004.jpg
Album name:bmhadmin / P28: Events of national interest 1919-1920
Notes::Type: Photographs, Format: 88 Pictures taken from various newspapers., Date of Origin: Apl. 1919-Apl. 1920., Artist/Photographer: Press photographers., Artist/Photographer Occupation: N/A , Artist/Photographer Provider: Bernard J Golden, 60 Botanic Avenue, Drumcondra, Dublin., Date Provided: 4th July 1949, Album Notes: N/A
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Date added:Jul 30, 2012
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