Unveiling of VC Commemorative Stones – 11 November

Ceremony Commemorative Stones marking the centenary of the award of the Victoria Cross to the following personnel were unveiled in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin, on Sunday 11 November 2018:  2/Lieutenant Edmund De Wind, Royal Irish Rifles, unveiled by Colonel Mark Campbell (Retd)  Private Claude Nunney, Canadian Expeditionary Force, unveiled by H.E. …

Gunner James Magee

Defender of Values – The Artillery Corps – Óglaigh na hÉireann Introduction 2018 is the 95th Anniversary of the establishment of the Irish Defence Forces Artillery Corps on 23 March, 1923. The year marks 60 years of continuous service by Óglaigh na hÉireann in peacekeeping duties with the United Nations. 2018 is also …