Service Medal (1917-1921)

Service medal issued by the President of Ireland to Thomas Sheldreck for his daughter Mary Sheldreck, who was a member of Cumann na mBan and died after sustaining injuries during the Rising. She was with Countess Markievicz in Stephen’s Green during the Rising.

Women Revolutionaries | Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Republicanism

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Photograph of Mary Sheldreck

Photograph of Mary Sheldreck, c. 1912. Sheldreck was a member of Cumann na mBan and died after sustaining injuries during the Rising. She was with Countess Markievicz in Stephen’s Green during the Rising.

Ireland--History--Easter Rising, 1916 | Republicanism | Markievicz, Constance Georgine (1868–1927)

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