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Bryan Cooper

1884 - 1930

Major Bryan Cooper was an Irish soldier who fought at Gallipoli and wrote a book about this experience, The Tenth (Irish) Division in Gallipoli, published in London in 1918. Major Bryan Cooper was also a Unionist MP and then a Cumann na nGaedheal TD, elected to the 6th Dáil in 1927. He died early in 1930, before the premiere of his detective play Let the Credit Go at the Abbey.

Playwriting Credits

Play Title Playwright
Let the Credit Go Bryan Cooper