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Irish soldiers have a proud history over hundreds of years of service with the British army.
They were always regarded as hardy soldiers, resourceful and brave, nowhere more so than in the set piece engagements that characterised the First World War. From Generals such as Field Marshal Sir John … more
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Do you research men who served in non-Irish regiments, or who were not from Ireland?
Most definitely. We are always keen to undertake research on those who served whatever their … more
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WW1researchireland evolved from a passion I had for all things relating to the First World War.
Military research has been an interest for a long number of years and began with research into my own relatives who saw service in the Great War in the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, Royal Irish Rifles, … more
Hundreds of thousands of Irishmen and men of Irish descent served with honour in the Great War, 1914-1918. Over 30,000 made the supreme sacrifice.
Was your relative one of these brave men?
With the 100th Anniversary of the beginning of this conflict upon us, many more people are developing … more
The 36th (Ulster) Division are widely regarded as being the most successful British Infantry Division in terms of ground gained on the opening day of the Battle of the Somme. The casualties suffered then had a deep impact in the towns and villages of Ulster. In March 1918 however, the Division … more
"At 1130 pm on Saturday 15 May 1915, men of the 2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers advanced to attack strongly held German defences near the village of Festubert in northern France. By the time they were relieved forty-eight hours later near midnight on 17 May, they had sustained 649 … more
We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the new WW1 Research Ireland website. The website was designed and developed by Erne Web Design in Enniskillen to provide WW1 Research Ireland with an online presence. If you need any further information or a quote please contact … more
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