Terence Murphy was 19 in 1941 and serving in the B-Company, 22nd infantry battalion of the Irish Army. He was stationed at Collinstown Airport (Dublin airport) and manning a Lewis Machine Gun as the German planes flew overhead. He speaks about his memories of the night and the aftermath of the bombing. He also speaks generally about his experiences in the Irish army during the Emergency in Ireland.
Listen to Terence’s story here: