Hugh Doherty

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A soldier  remembers Private Caomhán Seoige from Inis Oírr before the unveiling of a memorial in his memory on Inis Oírr on May 29th,  2015. Photograph: Cormac Coyne

When Private Caomhán Seoige was sent out to observation post 6.22 Delta in the so-called ‘Iron Triangle’ in South Lebanon, the Aran Islander was just (...)

A family photograph of the late Pte. Hugh Doherty, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal who was killed in the Labanon. Photograph: Declan Doherty

The State has formally apologised for the failings 37 years ago of Defence Forces operations, when a soldier was killed and another disappeared as the(...)

Hugh Doherty from Kildare who has been missing since Sunday.

Gardaí are appealing to the public for help in locating Hugh Doherty who has been missing since Sunday. The Kildare man lives in Cois Caislean, Nurne(...)

Kevin Joyce and Hugh Doherty were killed while serving on a UN mission in south Lebanon.

Minister for Defence Simon Coveney has received the report into the killing of two Irish soldiers in Lebanon 34 years ago. Former High Court judge Rod(...)

A solider takes a moment to remember Private Caomhán Seoighe time before the unveiling of a memorial in his memory today on Inis Oírr on Friday. Pte Seoighe was kidnapped in 1981 in the Lebanon aged 20. His remains were never recovered. Photograph: Cormac Coyne.

Thousands of kilometres from where he disappeared, a lone Aran island soldier has been remembered on home sands of Inis Oírr with a monument dedicated(...)

Vanessa Nee, sister of the late Pte Hugh Doherty who was killed with Pte Caomhán Seoighe in Lebanon in 1981. Neither body has ever been found. Photograph: Declan Doherty.

A memorial to an Aran Islands soldier whose body was never found after he was killed in south Lebanon will be unveiled by Minister for Defence Simo(...)

A retired judge was appointed by Minister for Defence Simon Coveney to examine what happened on April 27th 1981 when Privates Hugh Doherty and Kevin Joyce were killed in south Lebanon.

Former High Court Judge Roderick Murphy has received an extension to complete his review of the circumstances of the deaths 34 years ago of two Irish (...)

A retired High Court judge is to carry out a review of the circumstances of the deaths almost 34 years ago of two Irish soldiers in Lebanon and the subsequent investigations.

A retired High Court judge is to carry out a review of the circumstances of the deaths almost 34 years ago of two Irish soldiers in Lebanon and the su(...)

Hamilton’s Ali Crawford (right) celebrates his goal during the Scottish Premiership match against Celtic at Celtic Park.  Photograph: Kirk O’Rourke/PA

Celtic 0 Hamilton 1Ali Crawford’s second-half strike gave Hamilton an historic 1-0 victory over Celtic as Accies enjoyed their first win at Parkhead i(...)

Vanessa Nee: sister of the late Pte Hugh Doherty who was killed in Lebanon in 1981. Photograph: Declan Doherty

Vanessa Nee was just two years old when her brother Private Hugh Doherty was shot and killed in Lebanon in 1981. “I just grew up with a dead br(...)

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