Killed by the IRA using a Mark 12 mortar, a type of home made weapon used for the first time. The missile, a horizontal firing mortar bomb hit the landrover as it moved off from temporary traffic lights. Originally from Lancashire Paul had previous service with The Duke of Wellingtons Regiment. The driver of the vehicle Private Roger Love died three days later in hospital. Three of their colleagues were injured, one lost a leg above the knee. 190th UDR soldier to be killed.