The General Secretary of the Irish Naval Association Declan Pendred organised a day out in Dublin for the off duty crew from the sail training vessel "Gorch Fock". Having hired a coach for the crew Declan took them to Kilmainham, Dublin Castle and Arbour Hill. The visit also included a call at the UN Vets HQ where they were treated to light refreshments by members of the UN Vets and their director General Salvino

Declan Pendred (right) with the Captain and Naval attache at a reception on board the Gorsh Fock