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 [...]
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 [...]
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 & [...]
The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation (IVCO) held an exhibition in Garvaghey in Co. Tyrone on Saturday and Sunday last. Many thanks to all the people of Garvaghey for their hospitality and support, a particular thank you to Roisin for all the effort she put into the hosting of the event. [...]
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 [...]
The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation Committee were delighted to attend the Belfast 1916 Centenary Belfast Dinner in the Waterside Hall, Belfast on last Saturday evening. The IVCO had on display Thomas Clarke's Mauser rifle and an original proclamation as well as many other artifacts from the period. Our thanks to the organisers for the invitation for [...]
The IVCO were invited by the Tom Barry Society into the Grocers club on April 30, 2016 to give a small display. A very enjoyable evening we had too.
Many thanks to Doug and the people of Coachford for having us on Saturday last. VIDEO LINK BELOW, PLEASE CLICK Irish Volunteers Exhibition Cork 2016