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Laying up of the Flag

31st January, 2019 - Stephens Barracks, Kilkenny
57 Inf Group Flag

Laying Up of the Unit Identification Flag, 57 Inf Group UNDOF

A Ceremony will be held in Stephens Barracks, Kilkenny on THU 31 JAN at 1400hrs in order to formally Lay Up the Unit Identification Flag of 57 INF GP UNDOF which served in Golan Heights from Mar 2018 to Oct 2018.

All former unit members are invited to attend.

Outline of the Ceremony

  • Main body on parade.
  • Officers on parade.
  • OC 57 Inf Gp on parade.
  • Unit colours on parade. Salute to colours.
  • Parading of Unit colours through ranks.
  • Laying of Unit colours on Drum Pile.
  • Blessing of Unit colours and prayers.
  • Casing of colours.
  • Parade marches to Garrison Church.
  • Mass in Garrison Church.
  • Meal in Dining Complex , Stephens Barracks.

Timings for the Ceremony

All participating pers RV in Stephens Bks 1130

  • Parade 1400
  • Mass 1430