Cpl Martin Cummins: Happy Christmas to my two little boys, Ruairi and Daniel, to my lovely girlfriend Laura and my mum, dad, brothers and sisters. See you all soon for New Years. Happy Christmas from ‘Mad dog’ Martin in the Golan
Cpl Nigel Callanan: To all my family and friends during this Christmas season, May this wonderful time of year touch your hearts in a special way, and may the joys of Christmas surround ye through this magical season. May all yer wishes come true and I’ll see ye all for the new year. All my love. Tayto
Cpl Gerry Hynes: Ho! Ho! Ho! May this Christmas end the present year on a cheerful note and make way for a fresh and bright new year. To my family – to my mother, Ann, my sisters and my grandmother, my girlfriend Aisling, and all in the 54 INF GP UNDOF. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year - Gerry
Cpl Dara Cox: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to my lovely and loving Girlfriend Niamh in Ennis and to the Cox family in Westport, Co Mayo, especially Patricia, Clodagh, Cian and Michael Cox.
Toto: To my loving mother Gail, my father Antoine, my darling nephew Tommy, and to all my brothers in the O’Gríofa household in Leitír Mór, a very Merry Christmas to you all.
Pte Richie Glynn: from Beagh, would like to wish all his family especially his mother Marrie Glynn and his fiancée Lisa McTigue a very Happy Christmas ‘I’ll see you all in the New Year’.
Cpl Alan Sheridan : To my family, especially my mum Theresa in Derrydonnell Mór, my friends and my lovely girlfriend Jackie, wishing you all a very Happy Christmas. I’m really looking forward to seeing you all in the New Year.
Pte Kieran Burke: – To all my family and my in-laws in Renmore, Galway. Have a Happy Christmas and New Year, missing you all especially my darling wife Patricia, lots of love, Kieran in the Golan Heights.
Cpl Richard King: To all my family and friends, I would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, especially my wife Susan and my children Jessica, Rachel and Ethan.
Pte Paul Carroll : Christmas greetings to my fiancée, Megan Haugh, and to all my family and friends. I want to wish you all a Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year, see you all when I get home in the New Year.
Pte Darrell Dodd: Wishing my family, friends, my girlfriend Kelly and all the girls at the Brothers of Charity a very Happy Christmas, from Darrell Dodd.
Pte Paddy McKernon: Wishing all my family and friends a Happy Christmas, from Paddy McKernon.
Cpl David McCormack: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all my friends and family.
Pte Garry Keane: To my mother Marie, dad Bertie, sister Susan, brothers David and Brendan, girlfriend Marissa, all my family and friends, wishing you all a safe and Happy Christmas and looking forward to seeing you all in the New Year.
Sgt Dave Greene: To Dee, Jamie, Caoimhe and Jake and all my family and friends have a wonderful Christmas, love you lots Dave.
CQMS Phil Garvey : Wishing my darling wife Evelyn and my treasured daughter Jane a happy Christmas at home in Kilcoona Headford – miss you ladies but looking forward to seeing you soon.
BSM Fintan Lambe: Season’s greetings to Barbara and the girls, and my grandchildren Adam, Jamie and the gorgeous Ellie-Kate and all members of my extended family, especially my mother Mary. I would also like to wish all our colleagues in Dun Uí Mhaoilíosa a Happy Christmas and a healthy New Year and to thank them for their ongoing support to the troops overseas. It is much appreciated