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#Veterans

# veterans - Friday 24 September, 2021

Jadotville: Injunction sought against report's recommendation to award medal to just one survivor
# Court
# Court

Jadotville: Injunction sought against report's recommendation to award medal to just one survivor

Sep 24th 2021, 12:54 PM 26,562 Views 0 Comments

The legal action challenges the decision not to award all Jadotville men military honours.

# veterans - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans
# Nothern Ireland
# Nothern Ireland

Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans

Updated May 6th 2021, 1:30 PM 21,759 Views 46 Comments

Reports suggest the UK government is set to introduce a statute of limitations on prosecutions for conflict crimes that occurred pre-1998.

# veterans - Saturday 3 April, 2021

'Soldiers come home with addiction problems and PTSD, but there's no real support'
# Veterans
# Veterans

'Soldiers come home with addiction problems and PTSD, but there's no real support'

Apr 3rd 2021, 8:00 PM 29,106 Views 22 Comments

More needs to be done to help veterans who previously served in the Defence Forces, the Organisation of National Ex-Service Personnel has said.

# veterans - Monday 29 June, 2020

Buffon to play on with Juventus beyond his 43rd birthday
# Veterans
From The42
# Veterans

Buffon to play on with Juventus beyond his 43rd birthday

Jun 29th 2020, 5:42 PM 3,742 Views 3 Comments

Giorgio Chiellini is another old-stager signing on for another year with the Old Lady.

# veterans - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Giroud and Alonso back in favour as impressive Chelsea sink Spurs
# Veterans
From The42
# Veterans

Giroud and Alonso back in favour as impressive Chelsea sink Spurs

Feb 22nd 2020, 2:39 PM 3,614 Views 4 Comments

It could have been worse for Tottenham as Giovani Lo Celso was fortunate to escape a red card.

# veterans - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

7 footballers we may be seeing the last of in 2018
# Veterans
From The42
# Veterans

7 footballers we may be seeing the last of in 2018

Dec 26th 2017, 8:30 PM 19,984 Views 10 Comments

Ireland international John O’Shea and others who may be contemplating hanging up their boots.

# veterans - Friday 19 May, 2017

Banty selects Brosnan, Lyng and Banville in Wexford attack to face Carlow
# Veterans
From The42
# Veterans

Banty selects Brosnan, Lyng and Banville in Wexford attack to face Carlow

May 19th 2017, 10:54 PM 5,313 Views 1 Comment

Seamus McEnaney has named his first championship team as Wexford boss.

# veterans - Friday 14 April, 2017

Former British soldiers rally against prosecution of retired officers for Troubles-related killings
# Belfast
# Belfast

Former British soldiers rally against prosecution of retired officers for Troubles-related killings

Apr 14th 2017, 2:37 PM 14,118 Views 199 Comments

The veteran’s protest is against what it alleges is a “legal witch hunt” against former soldiers who served during the Troubles.

# veterans - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: Honouring the veterans of Jadotville
# Journal Journeys
# Journal Journeys

Journeys with TheJournal.ie: Honouring the veterans of Jadotville

Oct 5th 2016, 8:30 PM 14,769 Views 19 Comments

Our second winner of a free Irish Rail trip is a group of Irish military veterans of the siege of Jadotville, who are headed for Dublin for a parade in their honour.

# veterans - Friday 14 August, 2015

10 hurling veterans who showed they could still strut their stuff in 2015
# Old Warhorses
From The42
# Old Warhorses

10 hurling veterans who showed they could still strut their stuff in 2015

Aug 14th 2015, 5:00 PM 7,711 Views 4 Comments

They may be getting on in years but these ten stars can still cut it at the top level.

# veterans - Friday 23 January, 2015

'I bet Heskey and Gudjohnsen never thought they'd play at Anfield again' - Ruddock
# Veterans
From The42
# Veterans

'I bet Heskey and Gudjohnsen never thought they'd play at Anfield again' - Ruddock

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:00 AM 4,948 Views 0 Comments

Bolton Wanderers are bringing an experienced strike duo to Anfield for tomorrow’s FA Cup fourth round tie.

# veterans - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Did someone in your family survive World War I?
# Memorial Service
# Memorial Service

Did someone in your family survive World War I?

Jun 22nd 2014, 4:15 PM 13,722 Views 58 Comments

A memorial service will be held next weekend, organised by a group collating the names of all those Irish who survived the war.

# veterans - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Protest planned as ex-soldiers and families face eviction from Curragh Camp
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Protest planned as ex-soldiers and families face eviction from Curragh Camp

Jun 17th 2014, 5:01 PM 19,680 Views 100 Comments

The government has previously said it would be too costly to carry out repairs to the ageing properties.

# veterans - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII
# WWII
# WWII

TV documentary reveals the stories of Irishmen who fought for the British in WWII

Nov 12th 2013, 7:30 AM 11,115 Views 83 Comments

The RTE programme reveals first hand accounts from the men who fought against the Germans in the Second World War.

# veterans - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Ireland’s World War II veterans move one step closer to amnesty
# Veterans
# Veterans

Ireland’s World War II veterans move one step closer to amnesty

Apr 24th 2013, 6:45 AM 7,918 Views 105 Comments

Thousands of Irish servicemen were dismissed or prosecuted for fighting with the Allies during World War II.

# veterans - Friday 16 November, 2012

Four killed, 17 injured after train hits Texas parade for veterans
# Train Tragedy
# Train Tragedy

Four killed, 17 injured after train hits Texas parade for veterans

Nov 16th 2012, 7:43 AM 6,937 Views 15 Comments

Veterans were on the back of a truck heading to a parade when they were hit by a train passing through a level crossing.

# veterans - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Column: Is it time to start wearing the poppy?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Is it time to start wearing the poppy?

Nov 10th 2011, 8:30 PM 608 Views 174 Comments

On the eve of November 11, writer and film-maker Liam Nolan questions the continued resentment towards the wearing of the poppy of remembrance – especially in light of loss of Irish life in the two world wars.

# veterans - Friday 24 June, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jun 24th 2011, 7:02 PM 751 Views 3 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.