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Happy Christmas 2016 Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation

The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation wish all our members,supporters and Friends a happy and peaceful Christmas. We also remember our deceased members.   These, through a hundred years of gloom and doubting, Speak trumpet-toned today Above the cry of creed and faction´s shouting, To tread the olden way. These, in the hearts of all true [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:43+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Free Sate executions,December 8,1922.

The 8th December marks the 94th anniversary of the first official Free State murders carried out during the Civil war. Volunteers Liam Mellows (Connaught), Joe Mc Kelvey (Ulster), Richard Barret (Munster) and Rory O’Connor (Leinster) were selected to represent each province and executed by Free State firing squad made up of former comrades. Throid siad [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:43+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Irish Civil War|0 Comments

The Cyprus St Club , Belfast , Republic of Ireland , 1916 Exhibition

The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation (IVCO) held an exhibition at The Cyprus St Club on October 22,2016, Belfast . There was a strong turn out  with huge interest,many thanks to all the people at the Cyprus St Club for their hospitality,all proceeds going to the upkeep of the graves and memorials to those who lost their [...]

By | 2016-10-31T18:22:04+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments