The Military Heritage of Ireland TrustLimited
Welcome to the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust’s Web Portal, promoting 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.
Honouring the Irish Soldier
The Irish Soldier - A Century of Conflict – Curragh Military Museum
On 2nd September, Mr Simon Coveney TD, Minister for Defence formally opened an exhibition on "A Century of Conflict, 1845 – 1945, the Irish Solder", in the Curragh Military Museum, County Kildare.
Collins, Griffith Commemorations – Glasnevin Cemetery: 17 August 2014
Organised by the Michael Collins and Arthur Griffith Commemorative Society, the 92nd Annual Commemoration of General Michael Collins and President Arthur Griffith took place at their burial places in Glasnevin Cemetery on Sunday 17th August.
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The Header Photograph:
"Prospect of the Barracks of Dublin from St James Church Yard" painting by Joseph Tudor, etched by James McArdell 1753.”
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- The Sword Logo
The sword is titled the Lisnacrogher (Co. Antrim) Sword, and the scroll on the side (one side is an inversion of the other) are from its scabbard.