A group for the sharing, discussion, examination, and study of the history of the Irish at war and in military service in Ireland and anywhere else.
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Our Irish Military History Group is sponsored by Reveille Magazine, Ireland's ONLY Military History Magazine. Reveille tells Ireland's military story by bringing you eyewitness accounts from Ireland's military veterans, travelling to Ireland's military heritage sites, and exploring the past with Ireland's leading Living History groups. Subscribe now to receive the Winter 2014 issue, sent to you from anywhere in the world. Or simply select Reveille’s digital edition to read on your tablet, smartphone, or computer.
Headlining the Winter 2014 edition:
‘Ireland’s Great War’ by Kevin Myers
‘War Along the Suez’
‘The Royal Munster Fusiliers in Burma’
Interview with World War II Veteran Sgt. Joe Dunne
Rolls Royce Armoured Legend
Hi everyone. My first post in this group. One particular interest of mine is the Battle of Fontenoy, especially the Irish involvement. This battle, took place on 11 May 1745, during the War of the…Continue
Irish Soldiers' Records Search the enlistment books of the five disbanded Irish regiments. The Connaught Rangers, the Leinster Regiment, the Royal Dublin Fusiliers, the Royal Irish Regiment and…Continue
Greetings,Can anyone help me solve the following mystery: When researching my ancestors in the church records room of The Cathedral of St. Peter & Paul in Athlone, Roscommon/Westmeath I met with…Continue