Ireland 2013 Irish Volunteer Force, 1913-1915

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 3rd October 2013
  • one value
  • Designed by: Zinc Design, from photograph by AH Poole Studio (National Museum of Ireland collection)
  • Printed by Irish Security Stamp Printing, Dublin
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 52mm
  • Perforations: 13.25 x 13.25

Centenary of the Irish Volunteer Force (Óglaigh na hÉireann)

group of volunteers in Waterford (wearing uniforms of 1914, probably taken in 1915)

  • Formed November 1913 (the organiser was Eoin MacNeill, a University College Dublin professor) following a public meeting in Dublin and the formation of the Ulster Volunteer Force

Sheet stamp