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Army gets ready to leave Columb Barracks on final day in Mullingar.wmv

Army gets ready to leave Columb Barracks on final day in Mullingar.wmv



yes on clay let's go a video so well integrity during the column there are no cards startling 4th western Brigade distinguished guests ladies and gentlemen welcome to the ceremonial departure of the fourth Field Artillery Regiment 54th Reserve artillery regiments and 54th Reserve transport platoon and column barracks today significant column marks the last Artillery Barracks in the defense forces very much the end of 193 years of energy service in this barracks and 360 years of military service in the town of Mulligan throughout the 193 years this barracks has seen many units serve here a particular note in the history of the barracks the 78th Highlanders the four senior to serve here in 1819 at the turn of the last century in 1900 brigade the IRA which evolved these Yorkshire Regiment at the 10th of January 1922 in charge of the guard of honour that took the Pirates over from the east yorkshire – January of 1922 was captain mcmartin fifth Brigade IRA today his grandson after Navy fire is on parade the 54th Reserve artillery regiments those creating a family link between the first and last days of the use of this barracks by opening the helm this pirates is named after company agent Patrick : was killed in 1922 in Malaga at the age of 20 as he attempted to rescue nine men being held by anti-treaty forces in the town we are delighted to welcome members of the Khan family here today the for three an Artillery Regiment was born in 1943 has been based on culinary services private 69-year life the point view artillery regiment has won many accolades the most about the most proud of the fact that the force field artillery regiments had the distinction of being the most decorated regiments in the Defence Forces three distinguished service medals were awarded for leadership and courage in action serving their guns in the Congo – captain Tom Boyd Sergeant act walking without the other we are delighted to have them here today today the fourth field artillery regiments will cease firing and kana barracks unknown to its new whole costume Barrett's etho Officer Commanding fourth Field Artillery Regiment Stefan from the Raymond young when I receive a hand over magic regimental adjutant and assumed command of the parade so


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