22 Jan 2015 - Naval Service Diving Section recover body.

The Naval Service Diving Section recovered the body of a man in the Nore river, Thomastown at 1230 today.

The man had been missing since Sunday the 18th of January 2015.

A search party of 51 soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Battalion, Stephens Barracks, Kilkenny also assisted with the search over the last 48 hours.

The Defence Forces offer condolences to the family of the deceased.


Press Release Date: 22 Jan 2015

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Press Officer: Comdt. Seán Ó Fátharta

Tel: 045 49 2502 , 045 49 2503

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