21st November 2014 - Irish Personnel of 45th Infantry Group Return Home.

The 45th Infantry Group will return to Casement Aerodrome, Baldonnel, Co Dublin on Friday the 21st of November at 11 am, following a six month tour of duty based in South Lebanon as part of the United Nations Interim Forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL).

The 181 personnel will be met by their families and friends. The 45th Infantry Group are drawn primarily from the Defence Forces Training Centre based in the Curragh Camp, Co Kildare with representatives also from the Air Corps and Naval Service.

Their replacements, the 47th Infantry Group begin their rotation to South Lebanon today as part of a Finnifh/Irish Battalion.

Press Release Date: 21st November 2014

For Further Information contact:

Press Officer: Comdt. Seán Ó Fátharta

Tel: 045 49 2502, 045 49 2503

Mobile : 087 2482130

E-mail: Press Officer

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