Welcome


The Military History Society of Ireland was founded in 1949. The aim of the Society is to promote the study of military history, and in particular the history of warfare in Ireland and of Irishmen in war. The flagship of the Society, The Irish Sword, is a twice yearly publication, renowned for its scholarly treatment of military history


The Society is affiliated, under the style of the Irish Commission for Military History, to the International Commission of Military History (www.icmh.info)


 


Latest News

 

    MHSI Members' Survey:
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    Details of the 2018 Autumn Tour "The Defences of Dublin - 18th and 19th Century" are available on the Field Trips and Tours page

     

    Details of the seminar "Military Aviation in Ireland: The Formative Years 1912 -1922" are available on the Field Trips and Tours page