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Moscow May 9 2017, IVCO tour

The Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation were invited to Moscow for the May 9 celebrations re Victory over Germany,May 9,1945. We had a great time and visited many historical sites. The highlight of course was the May 9 Victory celebration parade,we also met up and had a great evening with the Kremlin Presidential Guard.We hope to [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments

Tom Barry Society, Cork Grocers Club,Friday April 20,2017,

Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation Exhibition at the Grocers Club ,Cork city on April 20,2017. The Irish Volunteers put on a display last Friday night 21st of April at the grocers club, the occasion was to commemorate Leslie de Barra ( Tom Barry's wife) The Main speaker was Leah ní Riada, she outlined the fascinating life [...]

By |April 25th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments

Battle of Ashbourne Commemoration,Ashbourne, Co Meath,April 21 and 22,2017.

The Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation participated in Battle of Ashbourne Commemoration,Ashbourne, Co Meath,April 21 and 22,2017. Photo's courtesey Dermot Kelly the Cavan Division Volunteers and IVCO member.       From the BOAC: The BOACC Ashbourne Living History Festival and Thomas Ashe Centenary Commemoration took place last weekend, 22 & [...]

By |April 25th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments

“President Eamon de Valera reviews the veterans of the 1916 Enniscorthy Garrison on the fiftieth anniversary of the Rising, Easter 1966”

By Eamon Murphy: "President Eamon de Valera reviews the veterans of the 1916 Enniscorthy Garrison on the fiftieth anniversary of the Rising, Easter 1966" Courtesy of Nicholas Furlong.

By |April 15th, 2017|In Memory of The Volunteers|0 Comments

Con Colbert

By |April 15th, 2017|In Memory of The Volunteers|0 Comments

Michael O’Hannrachain 1916

   

By |April 15th, 2017|In Memory of The Volunteers|0 Comments

Eamon Ceannt

By |April 15th, 2017|In Memory of The Volunteers|0 Comments

Con Deer 1916 Rising

  Con Deer, was a veteran of the volunteer movement in 1916 ( receiving a pension and medal but not signing the Roll Of Honour as he was arrested early in the week). He was a lieutenant of the General Council of Frongoch "The University of Republicanism" He was interned in Reading in July 1916 [...]

By |April 15th, 2017|Individual Accounts Irish Volunteers 1913-1923|0 Comments