Macallaí na Cásca 8: Mícheál Ó Mealláin
Seámus Ó Mealláin, Eag. Andrias Ó Cathasaigh
Mícheál Ó Mealláin (Michael Mallin) was Chief of Staff of the Irish Citizens’ Army, and was in charge of the Stephen’s Green area forces at the Easter Rising. For this, he was sentenced to death on 8th May, 1916. Despite his important position in the Rising, little knowledge of him was commonly known until recently.