Ireland Issued Stamps on Defence Forces

\"irishThe Irish Defence Forces has been honoured in a new four stamp set released by An Post.The 60c set, designed by Zinc Design Consultants, depicts the four branches of the force – Army, Navy, Air Corps and Reserve Defence Force. “I am very appreciative to An Post for their work in issuing this special commemorative set of stamps as a salute to the modern Irish Defence Forces,” said Chief of Staff of the Irish Defence Forces Lieutenant General Conor O’Boyle.According to An Post chief executive Donal Connell, the stamps’ designs capture the breadth of the important work undertaken by the Defence Forces.“There will be keen national and international interest for these stamps from both philatelists as well those with an interest in military history and peace-keeping activities throughout the world,” he added.

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