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Happy Christmas 2017 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 men [...]

By | 2017-12-15T23:54:48+00:00 December 15th, 2017|An Irish Volunteers History 1913-1922, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Joseph (Joe) Traynor IRA Volunteer, Information required

My Mother’s brother, (uncle) Joseph (Joe) Traynor lived in Ballymount, Clondalkin, and was a Volunteer with ‘F’ Company, 4th Battalion, No 1 Dublin Brigade during the late 19’teens’.  I would welcome any information about his ‘Volunteering’ activities to include a historical note I am writing about him. Joe was captain of the “Young Emmets” GAA [...]

By | 2017-12-15T23:18:26+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bulletin November 2017 Info Required/Captain Kennefick Monument

Hello, I'm seeking information on my grand uncle, James O'Brien (1893-197?) of Dunmanway. He was the son of William O'Brien and Johanna Connelly. He was a member of the Irish Volunteers, specifically the 3rd West Cork Brigade, for three years from 1918-1921. In later life it's known he was committed to a wheel chair which [...]

The Tan War, Operation Harvest, and the the early 70.s Campaigns

The Irish volunteers Commemorative Organisation will be holding exhibitions over the next several years focusing on The Tan war,, Operation Harvest, and the the early 70.s Campaigns on the struggle for Irish freedom. There are many important anniversaries coming along and we will mark them. The 1918 Sinn Fein success in the General election which mandated [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:42+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Black and Tan War of 1919-1921 “The Tan War” Exhibitions

The Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation are now accepting requests to bring our exhibition country wide and we are marking our calendar in for the "Tan War" commemorations beginning 2019 -2021. If you wish to have us hold an exhibition in your area please e mail us at info@irishvolunteers.org Please do not delay and reserve early as [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:42+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Future Exhibitions|0 Comments

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 | 2017-09-13T15:08:42+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments