Book Chapter Details
Mandatory Fields
Mervyn O'Driscoll; Dermot Keogh
2014 March
The Irish Presence in the Spanish Military - 16th to 20th Centuries/Presencia irlandesa en la milicia espanola
Ireland's military engagement in Spain and Hispano-Irish military cooperation in the twentieth and twenty first centuries
Ministerio de Defensa
Optional Fields
Spanish Civil War; NATO; World War Two; European Union; United Nations; International Brigades; Irish Brigade; Eoin O'Duffy; Frank Ryan; Eamon de Valera; Leopold Kerney; Irish Civil War; Blueshirts
Chapter that investigates Irish-Spanish military connections during the twentieth century. Primary focus is on the Spanish Civil War reflecting its centrality in bilateral military associations. Lesser centres of examination include World War Two, NATO and European Union.
Hugo O'Donnell
Grant Details
Comisión Española de Historia Militar (CEHISMI), Ministerio de Defensa, España; Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Ireland.