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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

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 | 2017-09-13T15:08:42+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments