Monthly Archives: September 2011

There’s another castle

Since I can trace my Irwin heritage through Northern Ireland, (I’m only 2nd generation in this country, Grandfather came from Belfast right around the time of the Easter uprising), I thought I’d see what could be found in the North … Continue reading

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Irvine Bay,Scotland

I’ve been looking around to find locations and sites with any affilation with the Irwin name and I’ll try to post as many as I can.  If you know of any please send them on and we’ll get them posted. … Continue reading

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Attention Korean War Veterans

Attention all Irwin Clan Korean War Veterans! I want to thank you for your service .  I am a volunteer Ambassador with the DoD KW60 Commemoration Committee and I want to give you a certificate of appreciation for being the … Continue reading

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Shameless self promotion

This post is nothing more than shameless self promotion and to allay any nay sayers who still do not believe that I sport one of my six kilts at any given time. This photo was taken at the recent Dublin, Oh. … Continue reading

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Travels reveal Irwin related history with U.S. Army

I get around quite a bit being public affairs with the U.S. Army Harrisburg Recruiting Battalion, as our battalion currently covers 53 of the 67 counties here in the great state of PA. Recently I was detailed to the Beckley … Continue reading

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General William Irvine, Scots-Irish-American patriot a reprint….

Here is the story of an early Irwin Clan patriot from Carlisle PA. William Irvine was born of Scots-Irish parents in Fermanaugh, Ireland on November 3, 1741. He attended Trinity College in Dublin and afterwards studied medicine.  He became a … Continue reading

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