Afghanistan.

Royal Marine, Robert McKibben, Westport, County Mayo, Died in the Helmund  Province, on the 12th of November 2008.

Robert was a former  member of the Irish Defence Forces. 

May He Rest in Peace.

 

United Nations

Remembered with honour and pride all Mayo soldiers who served in the Irish Army on peace support operations around the world. Click on the image below to see the names of the United Nations casulties from Mayo.

United Nations

 


World War 1

The Mayo casualties from world war one and world war two  in those sections , were posted some year's ago,  since then  many names  have been supplied  by families and relations around the world, we are grateful  for this  assistance. We have also continued to research  and look  for our soldiers.

We have well over 1,100 Mayo , world  war one casualties recorded in our record's .  We hope to  have  the newer names added at some point in the future.

 Posted:    6th of January 

World War 1 Wall

 


World War 2

In remembrance of Mayo men who died in World War II 1939-1945. Click on the image below to see the names of the WWII casulties from Mayo.

World War 2 Wall

 


An Gárda Síochána

In memory the Mayo born  officers  who gave their lives in the service of our country 

 

Garda Henry Gerard Byrne,  from Knock, Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Garda Walter James Hennelly,  from Breaffy, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

Detective Garda Richard Hyland, from Manulla, Co. Mayo.

Garda John Martin Lally, from Belmullet, Co. Mayo.

Garda MacNeill, Brian (Barney) A,  from Co. Monaghan. Died
Charlestown, Co. Mayo

Garda Robert McCallion from Swinford, Co. Mayo.

Detective Garda John F. Morley, from Kiltimagh, Co. Mayo.

Garda Michael John Padden,  from Belmullet, Co. Mayo.

Detective Garda Michael Walsh,  from Ballina, Co. Mayo.

 

Remember Them


 


 

Australia

Dedicated in memory of the Mayo soldiers of the Australian A.I.F. and other services who laid down their lives in the Great War 1914 - 1918 and World War II.

Click on the image below to see the names  from Mayo.

Australia Wall

 


Korean War

Click on the image below to see the names of the Korean War casulties from Mayo.

Korean War Wall

 


Vietnam War

Click on the image below to see the names of the Vietnam War casulties from Mayo.

Vietnam War Wall

Last Updated (Monday, 06 January 2014 19:31)

 
Latest News
Christmas Truce 1914

The anniversary of Soldiers Christmas Truce of 1914, will be commemorated at 2.30pm, on Christmas Eve, in the Mayo Peace Park, Castlebar .  The programme will commence with  a novel football game  Germany v The Allied Army. Castlebar Marching Band and Piper Pat Conlon will entertain the troop's. A lovely selection of Christmas Carol's will be sung by a choir drawn from the ranks of the Men's Shed in Castlebar. Everyone is invited to come along to join in the spirit of the occasion, around a specially recreated trench. 

 
Jeff Kildea
Mayo Historical & 
Archaeological Society.
Lecture at GMIT, on 
Wednesday,December 10th 
at 8 pm.
Prof.Jeff Kildea.Australia
More than 70 men and 
2 women from County
Mayo 
enlisted in the Australian 
forces during the First 
World War. Of these 
15 were killed or died 
as a resultof their war 
service. In this talk 
Professor Jeff Kildea 
will examine Mayo's 
contribution to the 
Australian war
effort and tell the 
stories of some of 
theIrish Anzacs 
from Mayo who fought
 and died in the war.
 

 

 
Armistice Day 2014,

The Annual Armistice Day event for 2014, will take place at the Mayo Peace Park at 10.30am on Tuesday the 11th of November 2014.

Prayer's  and  Poem's  will be followed by a wreath laying in memory of all who served and  died  in the world war's.  The Last Post will  be sounded in memory of the fallen at 11am.

All are welcome.

 
Remembrance Sunday 2014.

The Annual Remembrance Sunday Mass & Ceremony to commemorate  the world war dead of County Mayo will take place in Achill Sound Church at 11.30am on next Sunday the 9th of November 2014.

It has been arranged by the Achill Historical Society and a world war one exhibition is running  in conjuction with the Mass in the Parish Hall on Sunday and will be on public display at  the Library for the next few weeks.

The major contribution of the people of Achill, will be  a feature of the event's.