“Troops have arrived from England and general attack to commence noon”

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From NATHAN to POWER 11am 26th April.

Liberty Hall partially destroyed by naval guns and now occupied by military. Military in possession of St. Stephen’s Green. Troops have arrived from England and general attack to commence noon. There has been some barricading of roads in north of Clare and South of Galway and RIC are concentrating to deal with this. Martial law has been proclaimed in Dublin City and County.

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