Sir Thomas Myles

Title

Sir Thomas Myles

Subject

Centenary of the 1916 Rising

Description

Myles was a surgeon in Richmond Hospital during the 1916 Rising, and spent the week treating the wounded, the first of which was Dublin Metropolitan Police Constable, James O'Brien. Myles set up a temporary hospital unit at Father Mathew Hall after Richmond Hospital could not support the high number of casualties.

Creator

Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI)

Source

RCSI 'Surgeons and Insurgents' exhibition

Publisher

Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI)

Date

31 March 2016

Contributor

Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI)

Rights

Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI), 123 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland.

Format

.jpg photograph

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Original Format

Photograph

Files

47.jpg
48.jpg

Citation

Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI), “Sir Thomas Myles,” RCSI, accessed July 2, 2020, http://digitalheritagecollections.rcsi.ie/surgeonsandinsurgents/items/show/33.

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