Remembering Our Heritage and
Appreciation of Ireland’s Distinctive
and
Shared Military Heritage
Encouraging Research and the Study
of the
Irish Soldier in Military History
Promoting and Preserving Ireland’s
Unique Military Heritage
for Future Generations

Welcome Message

You are very welcome to the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust’s web portal, where we promote the widest understanding and appreciation of Ireland’s distinctive and shared military heritage. By means of this Web Site and posted News Bulletins, the Trust endeavours to enhance public knowledge of its vision, mission, objectives, activities, current projects, military heritage and upcoming events. In addition, our Web Site provides guidance for the research of military heritage. The Web Site also advises on how to access information regarding military service. Finally, the site facilitates links with Web Sites associated with Ireland’s military heritage.

Doctor Frank Murrray RIP - Board of Directors

With sincere regrets, the Chairman advised members of the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust of the unexpected death of our esteemed colleague Dr Frank Murray at his residence in Foxrock, County Dublin, on Saturday, 31 March, 2018.

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About Us
About Us Throughout Ireland and for the foreseeable future, the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG): Honours all Irish men and women who served in armed forces irrespective of the Theatre of Operations, National Flag...
Membership
The Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG) was founded in 1999, in order to promote the widest understanding and appreciation of Ireland’s distinctive and shared military heritage. Acknowledging that military heritage is common to the...
Bursary
Arising from its objectives, commencing in 2018, the Trust will award an annual bursary to an individual conducting original and innovative research into an aspect of Irish military heritage and the Story of the Irish...
Research Guide
Research Guide Inniskilling Fusiliers hand over Spandau Prison guard, Berlin to the French Understanding the importance of research, nurturing a new generation of researchers and inspiring learning, the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG) welcomes...

MHIT NEWS

Here is a list of our latest news posts from the MHIT News Blog.
LT Col William Black Eddowes
This is a continuation of the Eddowes family – I have already written about the father, Surgeon Major William Eddowes....
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Doctor Frank Murrray RIP – Board of Directors
Doctor Frank Murrray RIP - Board of Directors With sincere regrets, the Chairman advised members of the Military Heritage of...
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Expert Advisory Group on Centenary Commemorations
Second Phase Mission Statement 2017 - 2023 The reappointed Expert Advisory Group is, first and foremost, a collection of individual...
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The Military Heritage Annual Award
Directors Announce 2017 Winner - The Military Heritage Annual Award The Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG) promotes activities that...
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SURGEON MAJOR WILLIAM EDDOWES – 1827-1880
The William Eddowes in this grave was buried (if you’ll pardon the pun) under a virtual landslide of Eddowes’ –...
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Lt Col Arthur Oram C.I.E 1885-1965
This grave holds the remains of Isabella and her brother Arthur Oram. They were two of the eight children born...
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Digging up the Raj Series - by Shabnam Vasisht

A series of Articles by
LT Col William Black Eddowes
This is a continuation of the Eddowes family – I have already written about the father, Surgeon Major William Eddowes. William Black was only two...
Read the Article.... "LT Col William Black Eddowes"
Doctor Frank Murrray RIP – Board of Directors
Doctor Frank Murrray RIP - Board of Directors With sincere regrets, the Chairman advised members of the Military Heritage of Ireland Trust of the unexpected...
Read the Article.... "Doctor Frank Murrray RIP – Board of Directors"
Expert Advisory Group on Centenary Commemorations
Second Phase Mission Statement 2017 - 2023 The reappointed Expert Advisory Group is, first and foremost, a collection of individual professional historians, record custodians and...
Read the Article.... "Expert Advisory Group on Centenary Commemorations"
The Military Heritage Annual Award
Directors Announce 2017 Winner - The Military Heritage Annual Award The Military Heritage of Ireland Trust (CLG) promotes activities that facilitate an enhanced awareness and...
Read the Article.... "The Military Heritage Annual Award"
SURGEON MAJOR WILLIAM EDDOWES – 1827-1880
The William Eddowes in this grave was buried (if you’ll pardon the pun) under a virtual landslide of Eddowes’ – from artists to Jack the...
Read the Article.... "SURGEON MAJOR WILLIAM EDDOWES – 1827-1880"
Lt Col Arthur Oram C.I.E 1885-1965
This grave holds the remains of Isabella and her brother Arthur Oram. They were two of the eight children born to Arthur Talbott Oram and...
Read the Article.... "Lt Col Arthur Oram C.I.E 1885-1965"