South was the very embodiment of the Catholic-nationalist ideal, a Gaelic scholar, a fervent Catholic, a nationalist writer, an officer in the FCA (the part time section of the Free State Army) and IRA volunteer. [Irish Republicanism and Socialism p 42]
Wednesday, 9 February 2011
Rev David Frazer is a Church of Ireland minister and a member of Sinn Fein. Back on 1 January he posted on his Facebook wall the Wolfe Tones singing the republican song Sean South. He also posted the comment: 'In memory of Sean South and Fergal O'Hanlon and all those who laid down their lives in the cause of Irish freedom.'
Posted by Nelson McCausland MLA at 01:23