“Give them revolvers if possible”

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Castle Station of Origin Date 27 4 1916 Received at 12.18pm Sent at  12.30pm

From Assistant Commr To Supt C Division

Two sergeants and 30 men of C Division in plain clothes with armlets in pockets are to be sent to O.C. Troops at Broadstone Rly Stn. Give them revolvers if possible. They cannot be rationed, so you are to arrange to have them relieved.

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