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Title: 1916 Veterans’ armband in Irish Poplin, by Bergin’s.
Authors: The Breslin family
Keywords: 1916 Rising
Easter Rising
1916 Veterans’ armband
Bergin's Irish Poplin
Rotunda Rink
Issue Date: 21-Apr-1935
Description: 1916 Veterans’ armband in Irish Poplin, by Bergin’s. The 1916 armband was awarded to veterans of the 1916 Rebellion. It was presented at a ceremony held at the Rotunda Rink in Dublin, on Sunday the 21st of April 1935 to mark the 19th Anniversary of the Rebellion. It was subsequently worn by veterans, with civilian attire, on ceremonial occasions until January 1941 when it was replaced by the 1916 medal. Both were occasionally worn together.
Copyright: Reproduced by kind permission of the Breslin family. South Dublin Libraries do not own the reproduction rights to this image. If you wish to reproduce this image please contact South Dublin Libraries Local Studies, County Library, Tallaght, or e-mail
Appears in Collections:1916-1921: Revolution
1923-Present: Aftermath and Commemoration
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