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1916 Commemoration 2019

21st April, 2019 - GPO, O'Connell Street Dublin
1916 Commemoration at the GPO

A Military ceremony will place outside the GPO, Dublin on Easter Sunday 21st April, 2019 to mark the anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising.

The Defence Forces have upwards of 350 troops from all formations on parade to mark this occasion.

Representatives from across the Defence Forces are involved in the ceremony, including Reserve Defence Forces, the 1 Bde and 2 Bde, as well the Defence Forces Training Centre, the Air Corps and Naval Service.

Musical accompaniment for the ceremony is provided by a combination of the Defence Forces Brass, Reed and Pipe Bands.