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#Camp Shamrock

# camp-shamrock - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Over 400 Irish troops celebrate St Patrick's Day overseas this weekend

Blessing the shamrock, a fun run and a feed of Irish stew are among the activities our troops are getting up to this weekend.

# camp-shamrock - Thursday 17 May, 2012

In pictures: Irish troops arrive home to smiles and smooches Welcome Home This post contains images

In pictures: Irish troops arrive home to smiles and smooches

There were happy scenes as the soldiers were welcomed at Dublin Airport today.

# camp-shamrock - Sunday 25 December, 2011

Bombs, Skype, and no tea: What Christmas is like for the Irish troops in Lebanon

A lot of us take for granted that we’ll spend Christmas Day with our families. But for Irish troops in Lebanon, Christmas is like any other day on patrol. Niamh Fleming-Farrell talks to the troops to find out what it’s like.

# camp-shamrock - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Defence Force troops ready for Lebanon mission

The Irish Defence Forces is to deploy a further 440 troops to Lebanon next month to take over duties from the 104th Battalion, which has been serving since June.

# camp-shamrock - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Column: ‘Next I boil 300 eggs’ – a day in the life of an army chef

In the latest of our dispatches from Irish troops on the Blue Line in Lebanon, battalion chef Cpl Joe Agnew describes cooking for 350 hungry soldiers in a mobile kitchen.

# camp-shamrock - Saturday 15 October, 2011

McAleese to meet Irish troops in Lebanon on final official trip

The President will meet with members of the 104th Battalion today, visit Camp Shamrock, and lay a wreath in memory of those who have lost their lives.