Royal Hampshire Regiment


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Pte John King Aged 22. Killed in a booby trap bomb explosion while on foot patrol near Coolderry Bridge near Crossmaglen County Armagh on the 13th March 1973.


Cpl John Leahy Aged 31. Seriously wounded in a booby trap bomb at a derelict house in Mullaghbawn near Forkhill, County Armagh. Cpl Leahy died of his wounds two days later on the 3rd August 1973.


Pte Alan Watkins Aged 20. Shot dead by a sniper while part of a foot patrol in Dungiven. County Londonderry on the 3rd August 1976. The INLA claimed responsibility for the murder.


Drummer Frank Fallows Aged 18. Shot dead in a tragic non-terrorist shooting incident in Magahera. County Armagh, On the 10th November 1976.


Sgt Michael Patrick Unsworth Aged 31. Drowned when the helicopter he was in ditched in the River Bann on the 2nd June 1977.


Pte Colin Clifford Aged 21. 1st Battalion Royal Hampshire Regiment Killed in a landmine attack while on foot patrol near Belleek in County Fermanagh on the 30th April 1982.


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