ARTILLERY CLUB’s DIARY of Events – 2018 (V 16 November)


Date Event Coordinator Remarks
25 January Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
22 February Field Trip: Dublin Port Heritage Trail Comdt Lar Joye 25 Attendees – Photos on Website
22 February Committee Meeting: Dublin Port Secretary Minutes circulated
26 April Field Trip: School of Music and Military Archives Col C. Fitzsimons (Retd) 26 Attendees – Photos on Website
26 April Committee Meeting: Cathal Brugha Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
13 May Defence Forces Veterans’ Day, Collins Barracks Dublin Secretary
21/22 June Field Trip: Templemore & Birr (3 & 31 Fd Arty Regts) Comdt D. Coulter (Retd) 24 Attendees – Photos on Website
28 June Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary
05 July Gala Dinner, DFHQ Officer’s Mess President 72 Attendees – Photos on Website
07 July Commemoration – Islandbridge President
08 July National Day of Commemoration – Collins Barracks Dublin President
18 August Wreath Laying, National Memorial, Merrion Square President 10 Attendees – Photos on Website
23 August Annual Golf Competition & Dinner: Heritage Golf Resort, Killenard, County Laois Comdt C. O’Flanagan (Retd)

Col T. Carter (Retd)

30 Attendees – Photos on Website
13 September Arty Decades’ Reunion – Anniversary of PDF, FCA and AR Commissioning 1948-2018, Visit to Cadet School and Lunch in Military College Col M. Smyth (Retd) 09 Attendees – Photos on Website
27 September Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
07 – 11 Oct Foreign Field Trip: Vienna Comdt M. Flood (Retd) 29 Attendees – Photos on Website
10 Nov Wreath Laying & Annual Mass: McKee Barracks Secretary Photos on Website
14 Nov Arty Shoot – Glen Imaal Col S. McDermott (Retd) Photos on Website
06 December St Barbara’s Service in Arty Sch & Presentations in  Ceannt NCO’s Mess Col S. McDermott (Retd)  Photos on Website
07 December AGM and St Barbara’s Day Lunch: McKee Barracks Secretary  46 Attendees – Photos on Website