'Frongoch' rehearsal draft

Transcript of a rehearsal draft for the tri-lingual play Frongoch, by Welsh language writer Ifor ap Glyn.

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Personal account of Frongoch Guard Johnnie Roberts

Johnnie Roberts was a guard and canteen worker at Frongoch Internment Camp; he was there during the time that the Irish prisoners were detained, and also worked in the camp canteen. He was only 17 years at the time.

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Prisoners of war at Frongoch camp, Merionethshire, 1914-18

Prisoners of Frongoch Internment Camp, shown standing in lines outside, many are in military uniform.

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Prisoners at Frongoch camp, Merionethshire, 1914-18

Prisoners of Frongoch Internment Camp, shown in military band uniforms with musical instruments.

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Prisoners and soldiers at Frongoch camp, Merionethshire, 1914-18

Photograph showing prisoners and guards at Frongoch Internment Camp. Taken during a period of snow, the perimeter fences can be seen in the background.

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Prisoners at Frongoch camp, Merionethshire, 1914-18

Prisoners in Frongoch Internment Camp, shown in a wide shot taken from outside to the camp which emphasises the perimeter fences.

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Prisoners of war at Frongoch camp, Merionethshire, 1914-18

German POWs in Frongoch Internment Camp, shown on-stage with musical instruments and dressed in military uniforms

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Journey to Wales: Dublin to Fron-goch

The rise of Irish nationalism and the call for Home Rule led to the 1916 Easter Rising. This was the first step toward the war for Irish independence. The rebellion was quickly suppressed with around 3,500 people imprisoned - many of whom had not even participated in the rebellio

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