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Retained Brigades now recognised for 2020 National Service Day celebrations

The National Services day was first launched in 2018 thanks to Mr. Seamus O’Neill of FESSEF. It was due to the support that Seamus, a retired school principle, received from members of the front...

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Presentation Day: 1st December Video

On December 1st, we held our inaugural presentation day which was made up of the initial presentations of the 1916 Centenary Commemorative medals to the Firefighters of Ireland. Minister Damien Englis...

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Where are the medals for Firefighters?

As most will know having read our recent article about the presentations, 5 families in total have been awarded the 1916 Centenary Commemorative medals already. But what we have read in recent posts o...

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First Firefighters of Ireland receive 1916 Centenary Commemorative medal

“A huge thank you to everyone in the NRFA for organising the presentation event on Saturday. From start to finish it was an emotional occasion for our family and to see our Father and Husband SS...

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First Firefighters of Ireland receive 1916 Centenary Commemorative Medal

“A huge thank you to everyone in the NRFA for organising the presentation event on Saturday. From start to finish it was an emotional occasion for our family and to see our Father and Husband SS...

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40 year service medals issued to Firefighters

Today marks a time of particular interest to a number of Fire Service individuals across the country, as they are being awarded with medals for their lengthy service and commitment to the brigade. The...

OFFICIAL: 1916 Medal letter from government

The NRFA is making strides with the 1916 medals. We mentioned in our meetings that we would not be confirming anything until we received official confirmation from those involved in the government. Al...

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