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# ww1 - Monday 24 December, 2018

From Croke Park to the trenches: the forgotten GAA heroes of World War I
# Battlefields
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# Battlefields

From Croke Park to the trenches: the forgotten GAA heroes of World War I

Dec 24th 2018, 5:00 PM 17,390 Views 46 Comments

Dr Dónal McAnallen has found at least 10 All-Ireland finalists that fought in WWI.

# ww1 - Friday 2 November, 2018

Higgins asks for inauguration to be moved to evening in light of Armistice events
# 11 November
# 11 November

Higgins asks for inauguration to be moved to evening in light of Armistice events

Nov 2nd 2018, 1:51 PM 23,473 Views 39 Comments

The ceremony is due to take place on Sunday 11 November.

# ww1 - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Leo Varadkar was wearing a 'shamrock poppy' in the Dáil today
# World War One
# World War One

Leo Varadkar was wearing a 'shamrock poppy' in the Dáil today

Nov 7th 2017, 3:17 PM 96,650 Views 262 Comments

Around 35,000 Irish died during World War One, which is being remembered this month.

# ww1 - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

The story of my great grandfather who died in WWI: Patrick Carroll, Gunner 100938
# Ww1
# Ww1

The story of my great grandfather who died in WWI: Patrick Carroll, Gunner 100938

Nov 11th 2015, 9:55 AM 20,728 Views 91 Comments

Patrick, from Dún Laoghaire, was one of the 49,000 Irish men that was killed in World War I.

# ww1 - Sunday 2 August, 2015

These amazing colourised photographs bring World War I to life
# The Great War
# The Great War

These amazing colourised photographs bring World War I to life

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:00 PM 31,267 Views 48 Comments

The ‘war to end all wars’ up close.

# ww1 - Thursday 13 November, 2014

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago
# The View From There
# The View From There

A bedroom frozen in time - the interiors of a life 100 years ago

Nov 13th 2014, 3:48 PM 4,881 Views 0 Comments

The room in a French village has remained as it was at the time of the World War I soldier’s death almost a century ago.

# ww1 - Friday 15 August, 2014

Labour TD sparks another row over Home Rule and WWI - this time it's about stamps
# Going Postal
# Going Postal

Labour TD sparks another row over Home Rule and WWI - this time it's about stamps

Aug 15th 2014, 6:15 AM 11,232 Views 76 Comments

And John Bruton’s getting involved…

# ww1 - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Vox Pop: Should we be commemorating the centenary of World War I?
# Lessons Learned
# Lessons Learned

Vox Pop: Should we be commemorating the centenary of World War I?

Aug 9th 2014, 10:00 AM 6,567 Views 53 Comments

We asked the public for their view on the marking of the centenary.

# ww1 - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Pictures: President and British royal heckled by dissidents at unveiling of monument to war dead
# Ww1
# Ww1

Pictures: President and British royal heckled by dissidents at unveiling of monument to war dead

Jul 31st 2014, 10:40 PM 30,511 Views 228 Comments

President Higgins was unveiling a Cross of Sacrifice to the war dead of Ireland — the first of its kind to be erected in the State.

# ww1 - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Ireland's part in World War 1: Hear the stories, see the mementos and eat the food of the time
# Centenary Anniversary
# Centenary Anniversary

Ireland's part in World War 1: Hear the stories, see the mementos and eat the food of the time

Jul 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,454 Views 55 Comments

A free WW1 Road Show is being held at Trinity College today.

# ww1 - Friday 27 June, 2014

Tour de France marks World War I centennial
# Le Tour
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# Le Tour

Tour de France marks World War I centennial

Jun 27th 2014, 10:56 AM 2,050 Views 4 Comments

100 years after the start of the Great War, the peloton will remember the millions who fought and died in Europe.

# ww1 - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Enda Kenny and David Cameron to visit World War I memorials in Belgium
# Memorial
# Memorial

Enda Kenny and David Cameron to visit World War I memorials in Belgium

Dec 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 4,366 Views 24 Comments

Enda Kenny is in Belgium to attend the first EU Summit since Ireland’s exit of the bailout.

# ww1 - Monday 9 July, 2012

Anger over desecration of 40 German soldiers' graves at WW1 cemetery
# Ww1
# Ww1

Anger over desecration of 40 German soldiers' graves at WW1 cemetery

Jul 9th 2012, 9:10 AM 5,237 Views 3 Comments

Wooden crosses were broken and burned at the French graveyard.