Message from Chairman – 2017

Introduction Acknowledging that military heritage is common to the different political and religious traditions on the island, the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG), as a voluntary and non-profit organisation, advances an all-Ireland, cross border, non-denominational and non-political approach to military heritage and the story of the Irish Soldier. Since …

Corporal Patrick Gallagher USMC – Memorial Day – Ballyhaunis – 30 March 2017

Corporal Patrick (Bob) Gallagher, H Company, 2/4 Marines, 3 Marine Division, United States Marine Corps, was Killed in Action on 30 March 1967, in Da Nang, Vietnam. He was a recipient of the Navy Cross and Purple Heart. Corporal Gallagher’s name is inscribed on Panel 17-e/Line: 71 on the Vietnam …

Directors Announce 2016 Winner – The Military Heritage Annual Award

The Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (Ltd) promotes activities that facilitate an enhanced awareness and appreciation of Ireland’s military heritage.  This unique heritage is common to the different political and religious traditions of Ireland.  In advancing military heritage, the Trust promotes the study of Irish military history and, in particular, the …