A Life Less Ordinary
Today approximately 8,500 men and women serve in the Army.
Defence Forces Organisation
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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.
27 March 2015 - Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Conor O'Boyle, attends Historic United Nations Chiefs of Defence Conference
4.30 p.m - Chief of Staff of the Defence Forces, Lieutenant General Conor O'Boyle, attends Historic United Nations Chiefs of Defence Conference
9am - Ministerial Review of Golan Heights Bound 48th Infantry Group in Finner Camp, Co Donegal.
1130am - The Defence Forces Mission Readiness Exercise, 48th Infantry Group, UNDOF (Golan Heights)
10.30 am - Army Bomb Disposal Team Rendered Safe a Viable Improvised Explosive Device in Brownstown, Co Kildare