FORÓGRA SHEACHTAIN NA CÁSCA 1916 RIALTAS SEALADACH PHOBLACHT NA hÉIREANN DO MHUINTIR NA hÉIREANN A MHUINTIR NA hÉIREANN, IDIR FHIR AGUS MHNÁ: In ainm Dé agus in ainm na nglún a d'imigh romhainn agus a d'fhág againn mar oidhreacht seanspiorad na náisiúntachta, tá Éire, trínne, ag gairm a clainne chun a brataí agus ag bualadh [...]
The Major of “Monemohil” by Austin HarneyMy great – uncle, Michael Kelly, was an IRA Volunteer, hailed from Monemohill near Shanagolden and two miles from Ballyhahill in County Limerick. He was one of many heroic fighters in the War of Irish Independence (1919 to 1921) and the Irish Civil War (1922 to 1923).
By Sean O’Mara: One of my great Uncles who was in 1916. Captain Peadar O’Mara (Or Peter O’Mara) Beggars Bush and Bolands Mills where he didn’t want to surrender. He gets mentioned quite a bit in some documents and went on to have a long military career ending up as Provost Marshal of the Curragh. [...]
The 1916 Rising is owned by no one group or party or organisation. Many have paid lip service to the notion of it, but it has to be said and stated clearly – action speaks volumes. In our own small way, The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation has for many years now promoted the history of [...]
The IVCO Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation flag atop the Moore Street buildings, many organisations, societies, political parties and none are in support of the occcupiers. The people of Ireland do not want the destruction of this site which is the “last battleground of the 1916 Rising. For those of the GPO Garrison their last place [...]
Raising the Flags today at the front of the Ambassador were Garry O’Brien, Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation, James Connolly Heron for Irish Citizen Army, and Irish Republican Brotherhood president Billy McGuire. […]
By Denis Roe On Easter Monday James Grace, Patrick Roe and Michael Burn arrival at Mount Street Bridge around 11:30am. Lieutenant Micheál Malone told Grace to take Roe and Byrne with him and cover the gates of Beggars Bush Barracks. Later Malone told Grace they were to take possession of Number 25 Northumberland Road. [...]
Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation 1871 Mausers on display at the Roddy McCorley Museum in Belfast, these and many more items will be on display at the Ambabassador theatre. On the way for Ambassador, O’Connell St,Dublin for 33 weeks in 2016…. Tickets for the anniversary dates of Easter 25th – 28th March, Rising Anniversary dates April [...]