The War of Independence 1919-1921
"A Short History"
Source: Atlas of the Irish Revolution, Resources for Schools
UCC College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

The Irish War of Independence
"In the aftermath of World War I, Irish nationalists resumed their struggle with the British forces, now widely seen as an army of occupation. Acting as the military arm of the newly proclaimed Irish government, they embarked on a campaign of harassment and guerrilla activity."
Source: National Museum of Ireland

War of Independence: the bloodiest six months
"More than 1,000 lives were lost between January and July 1921"
Source: The Irish Times 3 June 2020