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The Irish Defence Forces, 1922-2022: Servants of the Nation

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ISBN: 9781801510363
AuthorKinsella, Eoin
Pub Date24/03/2023
BindingHardback
Pages360
Quick overview This richly illustrated book explores the landmark successes and achievements, struggles and missteps of the Defence Forces over the past century.
€30.00

Highlighting the men and women of the Army, Air Corps, Naval Service and Reserve, it offers the first complete overview of the development of the Defence Forces from the foundation of the Irish Free State to the present day. What emerges from Kinsella’s research is a story of an institution that has, since the foundation of the state, formed an essential safeguard of Irish democracy and remained steadfastly the servant of the nation.

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Highlighting the men and women of the Army, Air Corps, Naval Service and Reserve, it offers the first complete overview of the development of the Defence Forces from the foundation of the Irish Free State to the present day. What emerges from Kinsella’s research is a story of an institution that has, since the foundation of the state, formed an essential safeguard of Irish democracy and remained steadfastly the servant of the nation.

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