At the launch of the Napoleon Society of Ireland on Sunday March the 4th 2012, it was announced by J. David Markham, President of the INS, that Dublin will host the International Napoleonic Conference in 2016 to mark the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising.
NewsAppointment of New Vice-President
The Napoleon Society of Ireland is delighted to announce the appointment of Cormac Finn O’Broin FINS as Vice-President of the Napoleon Society of Ireland. Cormac is a keen Napoleon enthusiast and has spoken at the 2017 and 2018 International Napoleonic Congresses. He was awarded the Fellowship of the International Napoleonic Society in 2017 for his…Happy Christmas (Joyeux Neol) to all our members
Dear Members and fellow Napoleonic enthusiasts, On behalf of everyone at the Napoleon Society of Ireland, I would like to wish you a very Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. I will be in touch very soon with news of activities for 2019. In the mean time, have a lovely holiday period. Derek Byrne…Report on International Congress 2017 & 2018
The International Napoleonic society Congress 2017 Trier, Germany. The fifteenth international Napoleonic Society congress was held between the 10th to the 14th of July 2017 in Trier, Germany where Ireland had one representative, Cormac Finn O Brien. Cormac gave a presentation entitled Marengo and North Cork depicting the origins of where this famous horse reputedly…Happy Birthday Napoleon
Today is the 249th anniversary of the birth of Napoleon Bonaparte. The Napoleon Society of Ireland extends best wishes to all our friends in the International Napoleonic Society in particular President J. David Markham and his team. I will be contacting all of the members of the Napoleon Society of Ireland very soon with details…A very happy New Year to all our members and friends
On behalf of our Patron and Board may I wish all our members and friends a very happy New Year and a prosperous 2018. 2017 was a quiet year for the society following the enormous success of the 2016 International Napoleonic Congress in Dublin and Waterford. We will be more active in 2018 promoting the…Upcoming meeting of NSI – beyond 2016
Dear members and friends, A meeting of the Napoleon Society of Ireland will take place on Saturday the 8th of April in the Cafe at Dublin Castle in Dublin 2 at 3pm. After the success of the 2016 International Napoleonic Congress, it is important that we look to the future of the organisation and decide…Report on International Napoleonic Congress – Dublin 2016
In July 2016 the Napoleon Society of Ireland hosted the 14th International Napoleonic Congress at the St. Stephen’s Green Club in Dublin. Opening with an address from myself as President of the NSI and J. David Markham as President of the INS on Monday the 11th of July, the congress welcomed a host of delegates…A very Merry Christmas to all our members and friends
On behalf of our Patron, Senator David Norris, our board and all at the Napoleon Society of Ireland, I would like to wish all our members and friends a very merry Christmas and all the very best for 2016. We look forward to the International Napoleonic Congress in July of next year, a momentus occassion…Free lecture by Dr. Sylvie Kleinman on December 13th!
Our very own Dr. Sylvie Kleinman will deliver a lecture in the Bedford Tower, Main Yard, Dublin Castle on Sunday the 13th of December 2016. The title of the lecture is “One American’s Tribut to Irish Sovereignty: Pondering William Robinson Leigh’s Writing the Epitaph (c. 1921)” Admission is FREE! Further details can be obtained from…Venue for 2016 International Congress Confirmed
Dear members & friends, I am delighted to announce that the venue for the International Napoleonic Congress in Dublin from the 11th to the 15th of July 2016 will be the Stephen’s Green Hibernian Club. Anyone willing to be involved in preparations for the congress should contact me by email at firstname.lastname@example.org Many thanks, Derek…