'The Battle of Ballinamuck, 1798'
Photo-mechanical print after artist Henri Dupray, 1902 (c).
The Battle of Ballinamuck was fought on 8 September 1798. It saw the defeat of combined force of French regulars and Irish rebels, commanded by General Jean Humbart at the hands of a much larger British force commanded by Lord Cornwallis. This defeat brought an end to the Irish Rebellion of 1798.
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