60 Years Peacekeeping1958 - 2018

This year marks the 60th Anniversary of Ireland's first Peacekeeping deployment in 1958.

Since then, Ireland have maintained the longest unbroken service on the front line of peace with over 70,000 individual tours of duty completed by the men and women of Óglaigh na hÉireann.

This year, we remember the 87 members of the Defence Forces who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the service of Peace.

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02 July 2014 - Naval Service to Assist with Search and Rescue (SAR).

The Naval Service have been requested by the Irish Coast Guard to assist with a Search and Rescue (SAR) operation off the South Coast near Glandore, Co Cork.

The L.É AISLING and the Naval Service Diving Section (NSDS) are on their way to the scene and are expected to arrive in the early afternoon.

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Press Release Date: 02 July 2014

For Further Information contact:

Press Officer: Comdt. Denis Hanly

Tel: 045 49 2502 , 045 49 2503

Mobile : 087 2482130

E-mail: Press Officer

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