Erse Airmy

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Airmy
an tArm
Badge of the Irish Defence Forces.svg
Cap badge o the Army
Active Februar 1922–present
Kintra Ireland
Teep Airmy
Size 7,310 permanent personnel[1]
2,188 Reserve (Nov 2015)[2]
Pairt o Defence Forces
Wabsteid Defence Forces - Army
Commanders
Chief o Staff o the Defence Forces Vice Admiral Mark Mellett DSM[3]
GOC 1st Brigade Brigadier General Patrick Flynn[4]
GOC 2nd Brigade Brigadier General Howard Berney[5]
GOC DFTC Brigadier General Joe Mulligan[6]

The Erse Airmy, kent semply as the Airmy (Inglis: Army; Erse: an tArm), is the laund component o the Defence Forces o Ireland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Defence Forces Strength (Dáil Éireann Debate - Tuesday, 21 June 2016 - Vol. 914 No. 1)". Dáil Éireann Hansard. 21 Juin 2016. Retrieved 26 Julie 2016. 
  2. "Written Replies Nos. 437 to 450 - Defence Forces Reserve". Office of the Houses of the Oireachtas (Hansard). 13 Januar 2016. 
  3. "New Chief of Staff Appointed to Defence Forces". Afloat.ie. 29 September 2015. Retrieved 29 September 2015. 
  4. "General Staff > Brigade Commanders > GOC 1 Brigade". Defence Forces Ireland. Retrieved 5 Juin 2016. 
  5. "General Staff > Brigade Commanders > GOC 2 Brigade". Defence Forces Ireland. Retrieved 12 Julie 2015. 
  6. "General Officer Commanding (GOC) the Defence Forces Training Centre (DFTC)". Defence Forces Ireland. Retrieved 4 October 2015.