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Seán "Jack" McNeela

Seán McNeela was born in Ballycroy, Co. Mayo.


McNeela was sentenced to two years for "conspiracy to usurp a function of Government" by operating a pirate radio station. After 55 days on hunger strike, Seán McNeela died on 19th April, 1940 in Arbour Hill Military Detention Barracks, Dublin.