List of wars in Ireland

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This is a list of wars and other armed conflicts that have taken place in Ireland.

Year(s) Conflict Notes
1169–75 Norman invasion of Ireland
1315–18 Bruce campaign in Ireland Part of the First War of Scottish Independence
1333–38 Burke Civil War
1534 Silken Thomas's Rebellion
1569–73 First Desmond Rebellion Part of the Tudor conquest of Ireland
1579–83 Second Desmond Rebellion Part of the Tudor conquest of Ireland
1594–1603 Nine Years' War Part of the Tudor conquest of Ireland
1641–42 Irish Rebellion of 1641 Part of the Eleven Years' War
1642–49 Confederate War Part of the Eleven Years' War
1649–53 Cromwellian conquest of Ireland Part of the Eleven Years' War
1689–91 Williamite–Jacobite War Part of the War of the Grand Alliance
1798 Irish Rebellion of 1798
1803 Irish Rebellion of 1803
1831–36 Tithe War
1848 Young Irelander Rebellion
1867 Fenian Rising
1870–93 Land War
1916 Easter Rising
1919–22 Irish War of Independence
1922–23 Irish Civil War
1942–44 "Northern Campaign" The second republican campaign against Northern Ireland
1956–62 "Border Campaign" The third republican campaign against Northern Ireland
1969–98 "The Troubles" The fourth republican campaign against northern Ireland
1998– Dissident Irish Republican campaign The fifth republican campaign against Northern Ireland (ongoing)

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