A Life Less Ordinary
Today approximately 9,000 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.
11.50pm - Naval Service and Air Corps Assist in the Recovery of a Fisherman Requiring Medical Assistance 225NM off Bantry Bay
10.10am - Defence Forces Bomb Disposal Team Makes Safe Viable Improvised Explosive Device in Limerick
8.20pm - Naval Service Assist in Recovery of Injured Fisherman 200NM off Loop Head
6.40pm. - Defence Forces Bomb Disposal Team Makes Safe Two Suspect Devices in Mayfield, Cork