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Chronological Record of the Deceased - 1972

SurnameForenameRankKilledByHow Killed
Denham Raymond R/Constable 12-Jan-1972 IRA

Shot dead at his civilian employment in factory at Waterford Street, Belfast

Gilgunn Peter Sergeant 27-Jan-1972 IRA

fatally wounded in gun attack at junction of Creggan Hill/Helen Street Londonderry

Montgomery David Constable 27-Jan-1972 IRA

fatally wounded in gun attack at junction of Creggan Hill/Helen Street Londonderry

Carroll Raymond Constable 28-Jan-1972 IRA

Shot dead as he repaired his car in a garage on Oldpark Road, Belfast.

Morrow Thomas Sergeant 2-Mar-1972 IRA

Died from gunshot wounds following gun attack in Newry Road, Camlough, County Armagh

Logan William Constable 15-Mar-1972 IRA

Died from gun shot wounds following attack in Coalisland, Co Tyrone.

McAllister Ernest Constable 20-Mar-1972 IRA

Killed by car bomb as they helped clear civilians from Donegal Street, Belfast

O'Neill Bernard Constable 20-Mar-1972 IRA

Killed by car bomb as they helped clear civilians from Donegal Street, Belfast

Houston David Constable 26-Jun-1972 IRA

Shot and fatally wounded in Newry. He was posthumously awarded the Queen's Police Medal.

Laverty Robert Constable 16-Jul-1972 IRA

Fatally wounded during gun attack on Antrim Road Belfast.

Gibson Robert R/Constable 21-Jul-1972 IRA

Killed by car bomb at Oxford Street bus station.

Harron Gordon Constable 21-Oct-1972 Loyalists

Died from gun shot wounds in attack at Shore Road Belfast. He was posthumously awarded the Queen's Police Medal.

Calvin Joseph R/Constable 16-Nov-1972 IRA

Killed by booby trap car bomb in Enniskillen.

Keys Robert Constable 28-Nov-1972 IRA

Killed during rocket attack on Belleek RUC Station.

Nixon James Constable 13-Dec-1972 IRA

Shot dead off duty as he left Antrim Road

Chambers George Constable 15-Dec-1972 Official IRA

Fatally injured in gun attack in Kilwilkie estate, Lurgan, Co Armagh.

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1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
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