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Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - IRA Service Medal.

Wednesday, 26 January 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 220 No. 2

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Mr. Sweetman: Information on Gerard Sweetman Zoom on Gerard Sweetman asked the Minister for Defence why a person (name supplied) was rejected for a medal without any verification being requested from his Company Commander; and why he will not now permit any further investigation in view of the fact that his Company Commander certifies he served continuously from 1917 to June 1922.

Mr. Hilliard: Information on Michael Hilliard Zoom on Michael Hilliard The case referred to by the Deputy was further investigated and a Service (1917-1921) Medal has been awarded. The medal will be issued to the applicant as soon as possible.


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