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+00:00December 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+00:00July 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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+00:00December 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments


Below are some short excerpts from an 8-page talk given by Liam O'Rourke in Glasgow earlier this year called, "The 1916 EASTER RISING AND THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST IMPERIALISM.." which contains an astonishing amount of information and research on the waves created internationally in the early years of last century by the Easter Rising (which [...]

By |2017-09-13T15:08:43+00:00September 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cyprus Street Social Club Belfast Exhibition, October 22, 2016

The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation IVCO will be holding an exhibition in the Cyprus Street Social Club Belfast. The exhibition will take place on Saturday, October 22,from 11.am to 6.pm.We will have all our artifacts from the Ambassador Theatre 1916 Revolution currently on show in Dublin and many more from our other collections.   The [...]

By |2017-09-13T15:08:43+00:00August 8th, 2016|Future Exhibitions, Uncategorized|0 Comments