You are very welcome to the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust’s web portal, where we promote the widest understanding and appreciation of Ireland’s distinctive and shared military heritage. By means of this Web Site and posted News Bulletins, the Trust endeavours to enhance public knowledge of its vision, mission, objectives, activities, current projects, military heritage and upcoming events. In addition, our Web Site provides guidance for the research of military heritage. The Web Site also advises on how to access information regarding military service. Finally, the site facilitates links with Web Sites associated with Ireland’s military heritage.
Throughout Ireland and for the foreseeable future, the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG): Honours all Irish men and women who served in armed forces irrespective of the Theatre of Operations, National Flag or Regimental...
The Trust The Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG) was founded in 1999, in order to promote the widest understanding and appreciation of Ireland’s distinctive and shared military heritage. Acknowledging that military heritage is common...
Here is a list of our latest news posts from the MHIT News Blog.
Shabnam Vasisht’s – Digging up the Raj
We have published our latest article in the 'Digging up the Raj' by Shabnam Vasisht. Continue readingRead More
The Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment Association – Birr
Reformed in 2003, the Leinster Regiment Association honours the soldiers, and their descendents, who served in the Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), which...Read More
The 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele – 31 July
Between the 31 July and 10 November 1917, an estimated 320,000 allied and between 260,000 and 400,000 German casualties resulted from heavy fighting for a...Read More
Launch of Commemorative Stamp Francis Ledwidge 27 July 2017
On 27 July 2017, An Post issued a stamp commemorating the centenary of the death of soldier, poet Francis Ledwidge, often referred to as ‘The...Read More
Changing of the Guard – National Memorial
Throughout the months of July and August, a Ceremonial Military Guard paraded at noon on Saturdays at the site of the National Memorial to Members...Read More
National Day of Commemoration – Sunday 10 July 2016
Throughout Ireland, the National Day of Commemoration, An Lá Comórtha Náisiúnta, took place on Sunday, 09 July 2017. The principal event was held at the...Read More