Robert Erskine Childers Irish writer and nationalist Robert Erskine Childers, born June , , London, Eng died Nov , , Beggar s Bush, County Dublin, Ire , writer and Irish nationalist, executed for his actions in support of the republican cause in the civil war that followed the establishment of the Irish Free State. Erskine Childers Author of The Riddle of the Sands Robert Erskine Childers DSC, universally known as Erskine Childers, was the author of the influential novel The Riddle of the Sands and an Irish nationalist who smuggled guns to Ireland in his sailing yacht Asgard He was executed by the authorities of the nascent Irish Free State during the Irish Civil War in Erskine Childers The Riddle of the Sands Erskine Childers Riddle of the Sands is interesting as a historical specimen than a novel The plot develops too slowly and is, ultimately, rather far fetched It was a popular sensation when published in and hence Childers is often credited with creation of the first spy novel. Erskine H Childers president of Ireland Britannica Erskine H Childers, Irish politician, a member of the Fianna Fil party who served as the fourth president of Ireland He was the second Protestant to The President Erskine Childers President of Ireland Erskine Childers He was born in London on December, After living in England and France he came to Dublin in to become Advertisement Manager of the newly launched Irish Press newspaper From he was Secretary of the Federation of Irish Manufacturers He was elected to Erskin Childers, The Other Exodus Cloud Erskine Childers The Other Exodus The present article was originally published in the London weekly The Spectator May , Childers, the grandson of a well known Irish patriot and writer, also worked for the British Broadcasting Corporation and subsequently became Erskine Childers Find A Grave Memorial His son, Erskine Hamilton Childers, became President of Ireland, Writer He served in the Boer War and first came to notice with his excellent spy thriller, The Riddle of the Sands . Erskine Hamilton Childers ExecutedToday Robert Erskine Childers, for Nov , Robert Erskine Childers, for carrying the gun of Michael Collins November th, Headsman On this date in , Robert Erskine Childers was shot by the Irish Free State for carrying a gun its founding colossus had gifted him Many Irishmen were executed on either side in this terrible time, but Childers cuts a unique figure among them.
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