Michael Giffney

Military Service Pension File

 

The Military Service Pensions Act, 1934 removed certain restrictions operating under the previous legislation and provided scope for veterans not previously qualified to apply for a certificate of military service.

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A detailed questions and answers form completed by Michael Giffney explaining his membership of the Irish Volunteers, active service during Easter Week, imprisonment, commanding officers, references and post Easter Week involvement.

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Letter from the Dept. of Defence to Michael's legal representatives after his death in 1951 explaining how the balance due on his pension can be claimed or set-off against funeral expenses.

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Presented by Michael Giffney's son, Michael Giffney at the Wicklow Life 1916 Public Collections Day.

This page was added by David Kinsella on 28/11/2016.