C.I. Ballinasloe: “rebels camped at Mayode… between Loughcrea and Athenry”

Telegram from CI Mullingar, handed in at Mullingar 8.10pm and received in Chief Secretary’s Office at 10.13pm 27.4.16

To the IG

CI Ballinasloe reports rebels camped at Moyode halfway between Loughcrea and Athenry. They have committed no excesses, 40 Co. Antrim forces arrived here today. Understand 200 Belfast force also coming. Think that number will suffice.

CI Mullingar

Read to Mr. Mercer by HC Riordan immediately.

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