Thursday 06th April 2017 - Irish Troops Return to Dublin Airport.

130 Irish troops from the 54th Infantry Group, United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF), will return to Terminal One, Dublin Airport tomorrow, 6th April at 6am, following a six month deployment to the Golan Heights.

The personnel will be met by their families and friends. The 54th Infantry Group are drawn primarily from 1 Brigade, with the majority of personnel coming from the West & Midlands.

Expected time of arrival 6.00am

Their replacements, the 55th Infantry Group, recently completed their deployment to the Golan Heights, having joined their UNDOF colleagues in theatre.


Press Release Date: Thursday 06th April 2017

For Further Information contact:

Press Officer: Comdt. Pat O'Connor

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