A Life Less Ordinary
Today approximately 9,000 men and women serve in the Army.
Defence Forces Organisation
Army, Navy , Air Corp, Reserve
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.
6.50pm - Defence Forces Assets Deployed in Blacksod Search Operation
3.45pm. - LÉ Samuel Beckett Rescues 40* Migrants During a Search & Rescue Operation 44 Nautical Miles NE of Tripoli
2pm - Defence Forces Veterans Day, McKee Barracks, Saturday 10th September 2016
6.45pm - Death of Lieutenant General David Stapleton DSM, former Chief of Staff of the Defence Forces.