Women and children feature alongside household names in the files of more than 1,500 people whose War of Independence and Civil War roles are disclosed in historic records published today.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
The young revolutionary who killed the only policeman to die violently between 1916 and the War of Independence later became an early member of An Garda Síochána, a police researcher has found.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2017
Anybody who wants to find out about a relative’s time in the RIC needs to start with their service record and find the service number, according to Michael Guilfoyle.
Wed, 28 Dec, 2016
Pension details released by the military archives shows women played a wider role in the Rising than previously thought, says Sinead McCoole
Mon, 22 Feb, 2016
Google is bringing 1916 to life by offering a virtual tour of the key sites, streets and events of the Rising.
Wed, 13 Jan, 2016
Mon, 11 Jan, 2016
Wed, 14 Oct, 2015
The country’s only military census, of the Free State Army in 1922 went online yesterday — but many people could not view the data because of a technical problem.
Wed, 14 Nov, 2012
The Military Archives, in collaboration with the National Archives, are to be congratulated for their digitisation of a substantial proportion of the Bureau of Military History collection.
Sat, 11 Aug, 2012
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