An Irish Soldier: Commemoration

Private James Duffy VC – 26 November 2016 Private Ceremony On 26 November 2016, Donegal County Museum, in Association with the Royal Inniskillings Fusiliers Museum, hosted a private ceremony for the family of Private James Duffy VC in Letterkenny. The private ceremony included a Commemorative Mass celebrated by Rev Fr Alan …

Defence Forces 1916 Commemorative Medal

The 1916 Centenary Commemorative Medal was presented to serving personnel of the Permanent Defence Force and the Reserve Defence Forces at Dublin Castle, on Sunday 4th December 2016. As part of the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme, personnel on parade were presented with a specially commissioned medal to mark their role …