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The Military Service Pensions Collection database is back online.

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Genealogy

As well as personnel files, the Military Archives is the repository of several other collections, many of which are digitised and available on this website, that are of interest to those researching their family history. 

Academic Research

As the official place of deposit for the records of the Irish Defence Forces and Department of Defence, the archival material at the Military Archives constitutes the documentary evidence of Ireland’s military heritage.  This material spans the revolutionary period, through the foundation of the National Army, right up to the present day.

    Media

    Information for media professionals who wish to use the Military Archives for content research or producing content on location.

    Donate/Community

    Information for those wishing to donate material to the Military Archives, or assist in our Image Identification or Oral History Projects.

    News & Updates View All

    The Military Service Pensions Collection database is back online. Many thanks for your patience while this was remedied and our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused during this disruption to services.

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    The Military Service Pensions Collection database is currently experiencing technical issues. These are being addressed and we aim to restore service shortly. Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.The Military Archives team.

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    The Bureau of Military History has now been moved from its standalone website (www.bureauofmilitaryhistory.ie) to www.militaryarchives.ie. An automatic redirect will remain in place for the duration of the Bureau’s domain name registration. Since 2016 the demand for online access to Military…

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