Related Rule
Ireland
Practice Relating to Rule 109. Search for, Collection and Evacuation of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
Ireland’s Basic LOAC Guide (2005) states: “At all times, and particularly after an engagement, parties to a conflict are obliged to take all possible measures to search for and collect, without delay, the wounded and sick.” 
Ireland, Basic Guide to the Law of Armed Conflict, TP/TRG/01-2005, Director of Defence Forces Training, Department of Defence, July 2005, p. 6; see also p. 13.
Ireland’s Geneva Conventions Act (1962), as amended in 1998, provides that any “minor breach” of the 1949 Geneva Conventions, including violations of Articles 4 and 15 of the Geneva Convention I, Articles 5 and 18 of the Geneva Convention II and Articles 16 and 17 of the Geneva Convention IV, and of the 1977 Additional Protocol I, including violations of Article 19, as well as any “contravention” of the 1977 Additional Protocol II, including violations of Article 8, are punishable offences. 
Ireland, Geneva Conventions Act, 1962, as amended in 1998, Section 4(1) and (4).