REDMOND, William. 16731



Autograph Note Signed ‘William Redmond’, sending a cheque for some books. 3½ x 4½ inches, correspondence card. House of Commons, 12 January, no year given. William Archer Redmond DSO (1886-1932) was an Irish nationalist politician and son of John Redmond the leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party from 1900 to 1918. He served as an MP in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland as well as a Teachta Dála (Deputy) of Dáil Éireann, the lower House of the Irish parliament. He was one of the few people to have served in both the House of Commons and in Dáil Éireann. During World War I he served as officer with an Irish regiment on the Western Front.