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Extracts from 'Internment' by John McGuffin (1973)



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The following extracts have been contributed by permission of the author John McGuffin. The views expressed in this book do not necessarily reflect the views of the members of the CAIN Project. The CAIN Project would welcome other material which meets our guidelines for contributions.


book cover These extracts are taken from the book:
Internment
by John McGuffin (1973)
Paperback 228pp Out of Print

Originally published in Tralee by Anvil Books, 1973

These extracts are copyright John McGuffin and are included on the CAIN site by permission of the author (contact: j@mcguffin.freeserve.co.uk). . You may not edit, adapt, or redistribute changed versions of this for other than your personal use without the express written permission of the author. Redistribution for commercial purposes is not permitted.


Helicopter 'lift' to internment on board the Maidstone.
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After torture, plus fear, hunger and exhaustion, prisoners were chained together in bathces of six, hauled to helicopters and lifted to internment on board the HMS Maidstone on Belfast's dockside. (Associated Newspapers).


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