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Chronological Record of the Deceased - 1978

SurnameForenameRankKilledByHow Killed
Crothers Gordon R/Constable 17-Feb-1978 IRA

One of 12 people killed in blaze which followed a bomb explosion at the La Mon House , Castlereagh, Co. Down

Simpson Charles Constable 28-Feb-1978 IRA

Fatally wounded in gun attack at Clarendon Street, Londonderry

Moore John R/Constable 15-Apr-1978 IRA

Killed by landmine under his car at his home near Armoy, Co. Antrim

McAllister Millar Constable 22-Apr-1978 IRA

Shot dead at his home in Lisburn, Co. Antrim

Struthers Robert R/Constable 16-Jun-1978 IRA

Shot dead at his civilian employment in shop at Lorne Street, Londonderry

McConnell Hugh Constable 17-Jun-1978 IRA

Fatally wounded during gun attack on Camlough/Crossmaglen Road

Turbitt William A/Constable 17-Jun-1978 IRA

Abducted after gun attack on Camlough/Crossmaglen Road. His body was recovered three weeks later at Cullyhanna

Rankin Jacob R/Constable 4-Jul-1978 IRA

Fatally wounded in gun attack outside Castlederg RUC Station

Lamont John R/Constable 2-Aug-1978 IRA

Fatally wounded in gun attack in George Street, Ballymena

Donaghy Howard R/Constable 11-Sep-1978 IRA

Off duty, he was fatally wounded as he worked at his house at Loughmacroary, Omagh

A chronological record of the deceased is available from this menu.

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