Valentia Coast Guard is coordinating the searches of two missing persons. In Bunratty, County Clare, a search is on for a 59 year man who has not been seen since around 2pm yesterday. The Shannon Gardai and Killaloe, Kilkee, and Bunratty coast guard units are assisting in the search. Meanwhile Valentia Coast Guard is also assisting in a large scale search for a missing solider in Galway today. 21 year old Mayo native, Private Ben Garrett was last seen on Eglinton Street in Galway city in the early hours of Thursday morning.