ARTILLERY CLUB’s DIARY of Events – 2019

(Changes since previous iteration highlighted in yellow)

Date Event Coordinator Remarks
24 January Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
21 February Field Trip: Dublin Defences Comdt Lar Joye  
21 February Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary  
25 April Field Trip: Equitation School and Áras an Uachtaráin Archives President  
25 April Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary  
11 May Defence Forces Veterans’ Day Secretary  
23/24 May

 

Field Trip: Cork Harbour Coast Defence Artillery Forts (1 & 8 Fd Arty Regts) Lt Col C. Lalor (Retd)  
27 June Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary  
13 July Commemoration – Islandbridge President  
14 July National Day of Commemoration President  
July Arty Shoot – Glen Imaal Col S. McDermott (Retd)  
August Wreath Laying, National Memorial, Merrion Square President  
23 August

 

Annual Golf Competition & Dinner: Woodenbridge, Co Wicklow Comdt C. O’Flanagan (Retd)  
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)  
26 September Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary  
06 – 10 Oct Foreign Field Trip: Athens (Dates TBC) Comdt M. Flood (Retd)  
09 Nov Wreath Laying & Annual Mass: McKee Barracks Secretary  
Nov Arty Shoot – Glen Imaal Col S. McDermott (Retd)  
06 December AGM and St Barbara’s Day Lunch: McKee Barracks Secretary