|This event was organised by Mr.Gerry White of The Western Front Association and it took place at 12.00hrs on Saturday 9th March 2013 in Collins Military Barracks Cork and later at the Metropole Hotel Cork. It was attended by a large number of Ex-Service Organisations and Associations.
Irish Legion Association, ONET, IUNVA, The Western Front Association , The Royal British Legion (UK & IRL ) and special guests, The Royal Air Force Association
(i) Assembly at Collins Barracks
(ii) A guided tour of Collins Barracks Museum
(iii) A wreath laying ceremony for deceased barrack members at the Memorial Monument on the Barrack Square
(iv) A reception and introductory presentation by representatives of each participating Organisation present at this Gathering event.
This was a wonderful occasion for all of the groups to integrate with each other informally and discuss aspects of closer co-operation with regard to their Organisations with Ex-Service matters and Ex-Service personnel in general
It is hoping to organise another such event in 2014