A Life Less Ordinary
Today approximately 8,500 men and women serve in the Army.
Defence Forces Organisation
Army, Navy , Air Corp, Reserve
Defence Forces Ceremonial
Ceremonial Presence at State Occasions
Accurate and Timely Information
What is the Military Archives?
Defence Forces Information Centre
The Defence Forces Information Office is responsible for providing accurate and timely information to members of the general public as well as serving and past members of the Defence Forces. The Information Office forms one of the three sections of Public Relations Section and is co located with Publications section in the Curragh Camp in Co Kildare.
1.15 pm - LÉ SAMUEL BECKETT Disembarked 474 rescued people in Vibo, Italy
8am - Irish Troops Return Home After Completing Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights
1.30 pm - LÉ SAMUEL BECKETT CompletesFirst Search & Rescue Operation 93 Kilometres North West of Tripoli
6.35 pm - Army Bomb Disposal Team Render Safe Historic Grenade in Co. Galway