ARTILLERY CLUB’s DIARY of Events – 2023

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Artillery Club’s Diary of Events (V 29 Jun 23)

ARTILLERY CLUB’s DIARY of Events – 2023

(Changes since previous iteration highlighted in yellow)

Date Event Coordinator Remarks
26 January Committee Meeting: McKee Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
23 February Field Trip:  National Museum, Collins Barracks, Dublin Comdt Lar Joye Report and Photos on Website
23 February Committee Meeting: Collins Barracks, Dublin Secretary Minutes Circulated
25 April Field Trip: Artillery School and National Stud Col Tom Carter (Retd)

Col S.  McDermott (Retd)

Report and Photos on Website
25 April Committee Meeting: Ceannt Officers Mess,  DFTC Secretary Minutes Circulated
18/19 May Field Trip: Fort Shannon, Foynes Flying Boat   Museum, Bunratty, Árd na Crusha and St John’s Castle Capt Pete Murray (Retd) Report and Photos on Website
01 June Artillery 100 Commemoration – Collins Bks Cork D CSp Lt Col Bradley Report and Photos on Website
01 June Artillery 50th Anniversary Club Gala Dinner Col P White Report and Photos on Website
TBA Arty Shoot – Glen Imaal Col S. McDermott (Retd)  
29 June Committee Meeting: Cathal Brughs Barracks Secretary Minutes Circulated
08 July Commemoration – Islandbridge President  
09 July National Day of Commemoration – Collins Barracks Cork President  
29 July Defence Forces Open Day – Farmleigh House, Dublin Secretary  
16 August Annual Golf Competition & Dinner, Curragh Golf Club Comdt M. Flood (Retd) Bookings via Comdt Flood
27 September Arty Decades’ Reunion – Anniversary of PDF, FCA and AR Commissioning 1953- 2023, Visit to Cadet School and Lunch in Military College Col M. Smyth (Retd)  
27 September Committee Meeting: The Military College Secretary  
01 Oct Defence Forces Veterans’ Day – McKee Barracks    
Foreign Field Trip: Artillery Installations, London Comdt M. Flood (Retd) Cancelled – Excessive Cost
11 Nov Units’ Annual Mass & Wreath Laying, McKee Barracks Secretary  
01 December AGM and St Barbara’s Day Lunch McKee Barracks Dublin Secretary