ARTILLERY CLUB’s DIARY of Events – 2019

Date Event Coordinator Remarks
24 January Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
21 February Field Trip: Dublin Defences Comdt Lar Joye 23 Attendees, Photos on Website
21 February Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
25 April Field Trip: Equitation School and Áras an Uachtaráin Col Tom O’Callaghan 29 Attendees, Photos on Website
25 April Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes circulated
11 May Defence Forces Veterans’ Day: Collins Bks Dublin Secretary
23/24 May

 

Field Trip: Cork Harbour Coast Defence Artillery Forts (1 & 8 Fd Arty Regts) Lt Col C. Lalor (Retd) 36 Attendees, Photos on Website
27 June Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
13 July Commemoration – Islandbridge President
14 July National Day of Commemoration President
23 August

 

Annual Golf Competition & Dinner: Woodenbridge, Co Wicklow Comdt C. O’Flanagan (Retd) Calling Notice Issued 30 April
11 September Arty Decades’ Reunion – Anniversary of PDF, FCA and AR Commissioning 1949-2019, Visit to Cadet School and Lunch in Military College Col M. Smyth (Retd) Deferred to 2020
26 September Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary 31 Participants
06 – 11 Oct Foreign Field Trip: Athens Comdt M. Flood (Retd) CONOPS circulated 23 March
Nov Arty Shoot – Glen Imaal Col S. McDermott (Retd)
08 Nov  (TBC) Defence Forces Commemoration Ceremony, National Monument, Merrion Square, Dublin Secretary
09 Nov Wreath Laying & Annual Mass: McKee Barracks Secretary
06 December AGM and St Barbara’s Day Lunch: McKee Barracks Secretary