London Irish Rifles Association

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...based at 'CONNAUGHT HOUSE', Camberwell, London, has over 300 active members, including many overseas ones.

WERE YOU a member of the 1st or 2nd Battalions, the war time raised Young Soldiers' 70th Battalion or D Company?

If so.... we would like to hear from you and have you join us as a member of our elite club.


BY JOINING the Regimental Association, you will...

- be able to take part in regular events, including parades on Loos Sunday, Remembrance Sunday and St Patrick's Day.

- have the opportunity to join battlefield tours and pilgrimage commemorations, arranged by the Regimental Association, including future trips during 2015 to Loos.

- receive a copy of the annual 'Emerald' magazine.

- have ease of access to the Regimental Museum, which is situated at Connaught House...

and most importantly

- be able to reconnect with many old friends and comrades who are also members of the Association.

We LOOK FORWARD to welcoming you as a new or returning member.


The Objectives of the Association are:

a) To foster friendship and fellowship among all past and present members and associate members.

b) To afford financial assistance to past and present members of The Regiment and their dependents.

c) To administer and accept responsibility for The Band.

d) To administer and accept responsibility for the Regimental Museum.

e) To encourage all members to attend organised functions of the Association and of The Regiment, when invited.