Mein fuhrer, mein gott, mine's a pint Kenny may hand over to the army accordring to his party's tradition ? Eoin O'Duffy who became Commissioner of An Garda Síochána (the Civic Guard) when the Irish Scum State was established in 1922.
After a general election in 1933 Éamon de Valera dismissed O'Duffy as Garda Commissioner. De Valera explained his dismissal as follows.."he was likely to be biased in his attitude because of past political affiliations" However the real reason the new government's discovery that O'Duffy's the founding member of Fine Gael was one of the voices demanding W.T. Cosgrave resort to a military coup rather than to turn over power to the new administration.