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Today approximately 8,500 men and women serve in the Army.
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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.
5.55 pm - In light of the ongoing situation in the Golan Heights, elements of the Force Reserve Company of the 44th Infantry Group have been deployed by the Force Commander into the Zone of Separation to support other United...
6.10 pm - There have been a number of engagements between armed elements in the Golan Heights in the last 36 hours.
22 Aug 2014 - General Michael Collins' Death Mask Presented to Cathal Brugha Barracks Visitors Centre
5 pm - General Michael Collins' Death Mask Presented to Cathal Brugha Barracks Visitors Centre
9am - The Final Defence Forces Military Guard Ceremony National Memorial, Merrion Square Park-23rd August 2014