Most viewed - Military Archives Photo's
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48th Cadet Class 1972-19741050 viewsPhotograph of the 48th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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Home1050 viewsGuard of Honour from An Céad Cath at the Town Hall, Sligo, before the arrival of the Yeats' cortege
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45th Cadet Class 1970-19721049 viewsPhotograph of the 45th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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Cadets outside their quarters at Fort Meyer1048 views(Image courtesy of Col Nott)
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L.E. Macha1043 viewsSeaman Joe Higgins wielding a paint brush on L.E. Macha
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15th Young Officers Wings Course1042 viewsPhotograph of the 15th Young Officers Wings Course taken on their "Wings day" the 15th June 1982
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73rd Cadet Class 1996-19981041 viewsPhotograph of the 73rd Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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47th Cadet Class 1972-19731038 viewsPhotograph of the 47th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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26th Cadet Class 1951-19531033 viewsPhotograph of the 26th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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L.E. Macha1030 viewsOfficers of L.E. Macha at breakfast in Wardroom
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"V" shape or "Arrow head" formation1029 viewsA section of Soldiers practising their tactical drills on the Curragh Plains, Kildare, sometime in 1927. This formation was known as the "v" shape or "arrow head" formation, which was used to move across open ground providing maximum security to the front and rear.
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Home1024 viewsScene at quayside at Galway before Yeats' coffin came ashore
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28th Cadet Class 1953-19551020 viewsPhotograph of the 28th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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L.E. Macha1020 viewsView from L.E. Macha
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09th Short Service Class1019 viewsPhotograph of the 9th Short Service Class taken on their "Wings day" the 21st August 1962
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14th Young Officers Wings Course1018 viewsPhotograph of the 14th Young Officers Wings Course taken on their "Wings day" the 5th June 1981.
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L.E. Macha1018 viewsRunning repairs in the Mediterranean. Even Naval Officers are adept needle-wielders! Scene on wing of bridge of L.E. Macha.
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11th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class1014 viewsPhotograph of the 11th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class taken on their Wings day on the 19th November 1978.
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L.E. Macha1013 viewsIts not all blue seas and flying fish in the Mediterranean! Seamen Hickey and O'Sullivan carry on with the fatigues
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29th Cadet Class 1954-19561010 viewsPhotograph of the 29th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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L.E. Macha1010 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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Carl Gustav sub-machine gun training 1008 viewsA section of soldiers receiving instruction on how to operated the Carl Gustav Sub-machine Gun sometime between 1950s-1960s.
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23rd Cadet Class 1949-19511007 viewsPhotograph of the 23rd Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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54th Cadet Class 1977-19791005 viewsPhotograph of the 54th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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69th Cadet Class 1992-19941005 viewsPhotograph of the 69th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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19th Cadet Class 1945-19471003 viewsPhotograph of the 19th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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L.E. Macha1003 viewsDinner above decks on the L.E. Macha
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Standing to Attention1002 viewsTwo Volunteer soldiers standing to attention on a parade square. Both Volunteers are wearing combat webbing and carrying Lee Enfield rifles with bayonets fixed. Note the distinguishable head dress these soldiers are wearing. Taken sometime between 1934-1939.
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74th Cadet Class 1997-19991001 viewsPhotograph of the 74th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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Infantry recruits, Eastern Brigade, 1958-19681001 viewsA group of eight Infantry Recruits from the Eastern Brigade sitting down on wooden chairs sometime between 1958 and 1968.
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15th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class1001 viewsPhotograph of the 15th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class taken on their "Wings day" the 12th June 1996
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60th Cadet Class 1983-1985997 viewsPhotograph of the 60th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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Infantry section with Lee Enfield Rifles and Lewis Machine Gun.997 viewsGlass plate negative showing a section of Infantry soldiers carrying Lee Enfield rifles and one Lewis Machine gun, these soldiers are wearing Vickers steel helmets and combat webbing, taken between 1927 and 1931.
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Naval service recruits, Haulbowline, Cork.995 viewsGlass plate negative showing a group of Naval Service recruits celebrating at Haulbowline Naval Base in Cork.
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30th Cadet Class 1955-1957993 viewsPhotograph of the 30th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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Soldiers marching order equipment 1924991 viewsGlass plate negative showing a soldiers "marching order" dress. The soldier is demonstrating how to correctly fit and wear this equipment while under the supervision of Commandant McManus.
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Vickers machine gun crew989 viewsA Vickers machine gun crew in a prepared firing position sometime before WW2. Notice the Vickers steel helmet that was in service between 1927 and 1939.
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Gibraltar987 viewsIn Spanish shawls and sombreros - purchased in Gibraltar - P.Os Cashin and Bermingham of the L.E. Macha strike a pose
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14th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class986 viewsMembers of the 14th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class on their "Wings day" the 7th November 1994.
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24th Young Officers Wings Course983 viewsPhotograph of the 24th Young Officers Wings Course taken on their "Wings day" the 14th August 1992
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L.E. Macha982 viewsAt arms drill in the Mediterranean. In preparation for the ceremonial at Nice (France) some of the crew of the L.E. Macha undergo arms drill practice
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L.E. Macha980 viewsStokers off duty - L.E. Macha
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13th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class972 viewsPhotograph of the 13th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class taken on their wings day on the 26th September 1984
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L.E. Macha971 viewsThere's a bird - with feathers on - in this picture!
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L.E. Macha971 viewsL.E. Macha
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The Salvage Corps demolishing a British Army rest camp.966 viewsGlass plate negative showing soldiers of the Salvage Corps demolishing a British Army Rest Camp near the London and North Western Hotel in North Wall, Dublin. For more information see an article titled "The Salvage Corps" in An tÓglách, Volume 6, No 1 (New Series) 5th May 1923, pages 3 - 6.
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L.E. Macha963 viewsPorpoises don't make good sitters for photographs
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L.E. Macha960 viewsRigging a canvas screen on the L.E. Macha
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70th Cadet Class 1993-1995958 viewsPhotograph of the 70th Cadet Class taken at the Cadet School, Military College, Curragh Camp.
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25 pounder field gun with gun crew, McKee Barracks.953 viewsAn artillery gun crew practising their drills on 25 pounder field gun beside E block in McKee barracks sometime during the emergency period. Notice the soldiers are wearing the distinguishable "Tommy" helmets with the Brigade flash on the front of them.
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Rifle practice953 viewsGroup of soldiers firing the Lee Enfield rifle in the Curragh Camp, County Kildare. c1928
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18th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class953 viewsPhotograph of the 18th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class taken on their "Wings day" the 11th June 1999
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President John F. Kennedy Arbour Hill946 viewsPresident John F. Kennedy studies the Arbour Hill 1916 Memorial, alongside students of the 36th Cadet Class and Commandant P. Daly, Taoiseach Mr. Sean Lemass, Commandant J. O’Brien (A.D.C. to the Taoiseach), Colonel M. Hefferon (A.D.C. to President Kennedy) and the Chief of Staff Lt. General S. McKeown, (Courtesy of the Irish Times).
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16th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class944 viewsPhotograph of the 16th Regular Air Corps Cadet Class taken on their "Wings day" on the 13th June 1997.
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RPRMC Disbandment Parade.943 viewsGeneral Mulcahy on the review stand saluting as the RPRMC march past at the Disbandment parade in 1924.
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Artillery gun crew conducting drill on a 18-pounder artillery piece.937 viewsGlass plate negative showing an artillery gun crew conducting drills on an 18-pounder artillery piece, on a Mark V carriage, distinguished by its split trails, and a limber (ammunition carriage). This information combined with the Vickers steel helmets dates this glass plate sometime between 1927 and 1939.
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67th Cadet Class 1990-92937 views
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L.E. Macha931 viewsSilhouette of L.E. Macha
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Cork Command hurling team 1924928 viewsCork Command hurling team which defeated General Headquarters team in the semi-final of the Army Chaplain's Cup. For more information see An tOglach Vol II No 1 (New Series) January 12 1924 page 16 - 17 Army Athletic Association Army Hurling.
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Passport photograph taken in McKee Barracks, Dublin.925 viewsGlass plate negative showing 3444 Sergeant Dunne P and Private McLoughlin from the Supply and Transport Company just before they accompanied Officers going to Switzerland for a horse Jumping Competition in 1927. Both soldiers can been seen wearing bandoleers around their shoulders.
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