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Boyce, Oliver
01 January 1973 (25) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Found shot in ditch, Birdstown, near Burnfoot, County Donegal.
Porter, Breige
01 January 1973 (21) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Found shot in ditch, Birdstown, near Burnfoot, County Donegal.
Mooney, John
02 January 1973 (31) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot outside his workplace, Rolls Royce factory, Upper Newtownards Road, Dundonald, Belfast.
Hood, James
04 January 1973 (48) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot outside his home, Straidarran, near Feeny, County Derry.
Rankin, Trevor
05 January 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at Ben Madigan filling station, Shore Road, Belfast. Mistaken for off duty Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) member.
McGregor, Elizabeth
12 January 1973 (76) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while walking along Highbury Gardens, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Sandford, Henry
14 January 1973 (34) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Aghnagar, near Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
Dorsett, David
14 January 1973 (37) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb attached to Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) patrol car, Harbour Square, Derry.
Wilson, Mervyn
14 January 1973 (23) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb attached to Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) patrol car, Harbour Square, Derry.
Bingham, David
15 January 1973 (22) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Abducted while driving his car along Grosvenor Road, Belfast. Found shot in abandoned car, Institution Place, off Durham Street, Belfast, on 16 January 1973.
Liggett, Francis
18 January 1973 (25) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during attempted armed robbery at Royal Victoria Hospital, Falls Road, Belfast.
Douglas, Thomas
20 January 1973 (21) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Orginally from Scotland. Killed when car bomb exploded, Sackville Place, off O'Connell Street, Dublin.
Staunton, William
25 January 1973 (46) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Resident magistrate. Died three months after being shot outside St Dominic's School, Falls Road, Belfast. He was injured on 11 October 1972.
Trainor, James
29 January 1973 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his workplace, petrol filling station, Kennedy Way, Andersonstown, Belfast.
Watterson, Peter
29 January 1973 (15) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot from passing car as he stood outside shop, junction of Falls Road and Donegall Road, Falls, Belfast.
Smith, Francis
30 January 1973 (28) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in entry, off Rodney Parade, Falls, Belfast.
Rafferty, Philip
31 January 1973 (14) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot in car park, Giant's Ring, off Ballynahatty Road, near Shaw's Bridge, Belfast.
Savage, Gabriel
31 January 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot on grass verge by M1 motorway, near Donegall Road, Belfast.
Heenan, Patrick
01 February 1973 (50) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Killed by hand grenade thrown into firm's bus while travelling to work, Kingsway Park, Tullycarnet, Belfast.
Boardley, William
01 February 1973 (30) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while at British Army (BA) Vehicle Check Point (VCP), Meeting House Street, Strabane, County Tyrone.
Greer, James
02 February 1973 (21) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at his workplace, paint store, off Springfield Road, Belfast.
Brady, Patrick
02 February 1973 (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot in abandoned car, Maurice Street, off Springfield Road, Belfast.
Burns, Robert
02 February 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from passing car while standing outside shop, Oldpark Road, Belfast.
Fusco, Alfredo
03 February 1973 (56) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot at his cafe, York Road, Belfast.
Sloan, James
03 February 1973 (19) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot from passing car while standing outside Lynch's Bar, corner of Antrim Road and New Lodge Road, Belfast.
McCann, James
04 February 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died shortly after being shot from passing car, while standing outside Lynch's Bar, corner of New Lodge Road and Antrim Road, Belfast.
Campbell, Anthony
04 February 1973 (19) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper at the junction of Edlingham Street and New Lodge Road, Belfast.
Hardy, Ambrose
04 February 1973 (26) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper at the junction of Edlingham Street and New Lodge Road, Belfast.
Maguire, Brendan
04 February 1973 (33) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper at the junction of Edlingham Street and New Lodge Road, Belfast.
Loughran, John
04 February 1973 (35) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper at the junction of Edlingham Street and New Lodge Road, Belfast.
Boyd, John
04 February 1973 (33) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot, by the side of Connswater River, off Severn Street, Belfast.
Gilmore, Seamus
04 February 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his workplace, Mount Pleasant Filling Station, Ballysillan Road, Belfast.
Murtagh, Michael
06 February 1973 (22) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in rocket attack on British Army (BA) Armoured Personnel Carrier, Servia Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Douglas, Brian
07 February 1973 (26) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Fireman, shot fighting blaze during street disturbances, Bradbury Place, Belfast.
Petherbridge, Andrew
07 February 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during street disturbances, at the junction of Newtownards Road and Newcastle Street, Belfast.
Bennett, Robert
07 February 1973 (31) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during street disturbances, Albertbridge Road, Belfast.
Clarke, Glenn
07 February 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in entry, off Hallidays Road, New Lodge, Belfast.
Connolly, Hugh
08 February 1973 (38) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot at the rear of his home, Oranmore Street, Falls, Belfast.
Morrison, Charles
08 February 1973 (26) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while sitting in stationary Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) patrol car, Dungannon, County Tyrone.
O'Hanlon, Leonard
10 February 1973 (23) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion in the grounds of Castleward National Trust Estate, near Strangford, County Down.
Fitzsimmons, Vivienne
10 February 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion in the grounds of Castleward National Trust Estate, near Strangford, County Down.
Weston, Edwin
14 February 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Divis Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Taggart, Francis
17 February 1973 (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot in his car, Watt Street, off Ravenhill Road, Belfast.
Coleman, Anthony
18 February 1973 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot from passing car as he walked along Divis Street, Belfast.
McAleese, David
18 February 1973 (38) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot from passing car as he walked along Divis Street, Belfast.
Cooke, William
19 February 1973 (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot Wolfhill Quarry, Ligoniel, Belfast.
Shaw, Malcolm
20 February 1973 (23) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by snipers while on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Cupar Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Pearson, Robert
20 February 1973 (19) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by snipers while on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Cupar Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Doyle, Michael
21 February 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while on guard duty outside Fort Pegasus British Army (BA) base, Whiterock Road, Ballymurphy, Belfast.
Durber, Leonard
21 February 1973 (26) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: not known (nk)
Died four months after being hit on the head by missile thrown from crowd, during street disturbances, while travelling in British Army (BA) civilian type car, Newtownards Road, Belfast. He was injured on 5 October 1972.
Gallagher, Gordon
25 February 1973 (9) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in back garden of his home, Leenan Gardens, Creggan, Derry.
Wylie, Raymond
27 February 1973 (25) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during sniper attack on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Aghagallon, near Moira, County Antrim.
Macauley, Ronald
27 February 1973 (42) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during sniper attack on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Aghagallon, near Moira, County Antrim. He died on 25 March 1973.
Heatley, Kevin
28 February 1973 (12) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot near his home, Main Avenue, Derrybeg, Newry, County Down.
Kennington, Alan
28 February 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Crumlin Road, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Kernan, Stephen
01 March 1973 (54) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Taxi driver. Found shot in his car, Mansfield Street, Shankill, Belfast.
Bowen, Daniel
01 March 1973 (38) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Shot while walking along Linenhall Street West, Belfast.
Crossan, Patrick
02 March 1973 (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Bus driver. Shot as he stopped at bus stop, Woodvale Road, Belfast.
Walmsley, George
02 March 1973 (52) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot shortly after leaving Orange Hall, Ligoniel Road, Belfast.
Deacon, David
03 March 1973 (39) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Found shot in laneway, Mullennan, near Derry.
Barlow, Gary
04 March 1973 (19) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while part of British Army (BA) patrol searching house, Albert Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Hall, Raymond
05 March 1973 (22) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died four weeks after being shot during street disturbances, junction of Welland Street and Newtownards Road, Belfast. He was injured on 7 February 1973.
Brown, Anton
06 March 1973 (22) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Whitecliff Crescent, Ballymurphy, Belfast.
Glennon, David
08 March 1973 (45) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot in abandoned car, Summer Street, Lower Oldpark, Belfast.
Green, John
08 March 1973 (21) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while guarding polling station, Slate Street School, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Leahy, Joseph
08 March 1973 (31) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died two days after being injured when detonated booby trap bomb in derelict house, Mullaghbawn, near Forkhill, County Armagh.
Eccles, Denis
10 March 1973 (25) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while in Ulster Defence Association social club, Silverstream Road, Ballysillan, Belfast.
Sharpe, Edward
12 March 1973 (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper, at the front door of his home, Cranbrook Gardens, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Welsh, Alan
12 March 1973 (16) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Died one week after being injured in premature explosion at derelict shop, Woodstock Road, Belfast.
King, John
13 March 1973 (22) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Coolderry, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
McMahon, Larry
15 March 1973 (42) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in bomb attack on his home, Circular Road, Jordanstown, Newtownabbey, County Antrim.
Kenny, William
16 March 1973 (28) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Abducted while driving his car, Halliday's Road, New Lodge, Belfast. Found shot a short time later in entry off Edlingham Street, New Lodge, Belfast.
Gay, Michael
17 March 1973 (21) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Parkanaur, near Dungannon, County Tyrone.
Mooney, Lindsay
17 March 1973 (19) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Died in premature bomb explosion while parking car outside Kirk's Lounge Bar, Cloughfinn, near Lifford, County Donegal.
Collins, Robert
19 March 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Died two days after found shot, Brompton Park, Ardoyne, Belfast.
McErlean, Bernard
20 March 1973 (16) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot from passing car while walking along Grosvenor Road, Belfast.
Foster, Barrington
23 March 1973 (28) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot shortly after being lured to house, Antrim Road, Belfast.
Muldoon, Michael
23 March 1973 (25) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot shortly after being lured to house, Antrim Road, Belfast.
Penrose, Thomas
23 March 1973 (28) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot shortly after being lured to house, Antrim Road, Belfast.
Huddlestone, John
24 March 1973 (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot from passing car, outside his home, Durham Street, Belfast.
Martin, Samuel
26 March 1973 (33) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper, from observation post in Newtownhamilton British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base, while walking close to his home along Armagh Street, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
McCabe, Patrick
27 March 1973 (16) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army Youth Section (IRAF), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper from Flax Street British Army (BA) base, while walking along Etna Drive, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Somerville, Andrew
27 March 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Ballymacilroy, near Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
Marr, Michael
29 March 1973 (33) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Andersonstown Park West, Andersonstown, Belfast.
McQueen, David
02 April 1973 (28) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot at side of the road, near Ballyhalbert, County Down.
Harrison, Steven
07 April 1973 (26) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Tullyogallaghan, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
Brown, Terence
07 April 1973 (26) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Tullyogallaghan, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
McGerrigan, James
07 April 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot near his home, Windmill Hill, Armagh.
Marchant, Charles
09 April 1973 (18) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died ten weeks after being shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, North Street, Lurgan, County Armagh. He was injured on 26 January 1973.
Hughes, Anthony
09 April 1973 (20) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while moving arms from car outside house, Culdee Terrace, Armagh.
Evans, Keith
11 April 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Westland Street, Bogside, Derry.
O'Rawe, Edward
12 April 1973 (27) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while at the rear of house, Cape Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Millen, Robert
14 April 1973 (23) Protestant
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot from passing car while standing in McClure Street, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Miller, Margaret
15 April 1973 (59) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at her home, Beit Street, Village, Belfast. Mistaken for a Catholic neighbour.
Smyth, Brian
17 April 1973 (32) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) sniper while standing with group of men, Etna Drive, Ardoyne, Belfast.
McDowell, Anthony
19 April 1973 (12) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while travelling in car during gun battle between British Army (BA) and Irish Republican Army (IRA), Alliance Avenue, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Connor, Mervyn
22 April 1973 (20) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found poisoned in his cell, Crumlin Road Prison, Belfast. Internal UVF dispute.
Goodfellow, Anthony
27 April 1973 (26) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Shot by sniper while at British Army (BA) Vehicle Check Point (VCP), Westway, Creggan, Derry.
Venn, Kerry
28 April 1973 (23) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Carn Hill, Shantallow, Derry.
Cox, Graham
29 April 1973 (19) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, New Lodge Road, Belfast.
McDonald, Liam
02 May 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Found shot in disused quarry, Ballyduff Road, Carnmoney, Newtownabbey, County Antrim.
Crump, Thomas
03 May 1973 (27) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died one day after being shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, junction of Foyle Road and Bishop Street, Derry.
Vines, William
05 May 1973 (37) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Moybane, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Gibbons, John
05 May 1973 (21) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Moybane, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Williams, Terence
05 May 1973 (35) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Moybane, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Caddoo, Franklin
10 May 1973 (24) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot at his farm, Rehaghy, near Aughnacloy, County Tyrone.
Ahern, Anthony
10 May 1973 (18) nfNI
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
From County Cork. Killed in premature explosion while preparing land mine, Mullanahinch, near Rosslea, County Fermanagh.
Taylor, Thomas
13 May 1973 (26) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in disused factory, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Donegall Road, Falls, Belfast.
Gaskell, John
13 May 1973 (22) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in disused factory, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Donegall Road, Falls, Belfast.
Kilpatrick, Kevin
13 May 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR)
Shot while attempting to drive through Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) Vehicle Check Point (VCP), The Diamond, near Coagh, County Tyrone.
McCormac, John
14 May 1973 (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died three days after being shot while walking along Raglan Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Rutherford, Roy
14 May 1973 (33) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in derelict cottage, Moy Road, Portadown, County Armagh.
McKenna, Joseph
16 May 1973 (24) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died two months after being shot from passing car, Grosvenor Road, Belfast.
Leonard, Michael
17 May 1973 (22) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC)
From County Donegal. Shot while driving his car, being pursued by Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) vehicle, Letter, near Pettigoe, County Fermanagh.
Mackin, Eileen
17 May 1973 (14) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot by sniper while walking along Springhill Avenue, Ballymurphy, Belfast.
Ward, Thomas
17 May 1973 (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot during bomb and gun attack on Jubilee Arms, Lavinia Street, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Place, Arthur
17 May 1973 (29) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb while getting into car, outside Knock-na-Moe Castle Hotel, Omagh, County Tyrone.
Reed, Derek
17 May 1973 (28) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb while getting into car, outside Knock-na-Moe Castle Hotel, Omagh, County Tyrone.
Young, Sheridan
17 May 1973 (26) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb while getting into car, outside Knock-na-Moe Castle Hotel, Omagh, County Tyrone.
Cox, Barry
17 May 1973 (28) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb while getting into car, outside Knock-na-Moe Castle Hotel, Omagh, County Tyrone.
Drake, Frederick
17 May 1973 (25) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Injured by booby trap bomb while getting into car, outside Knock-na-Moe Castle Hotel, Omagh, County Tyrone. He died 3 June 1973.
McKee, Sean
18 May 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during attempted sniper attack on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Fairfield Street, Ardoyne, Belfast.
McIntyre, Robert
19 May 1973 (24) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR)
Died two days after being shot by off duty Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) member while attempting to hijack a car, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Coogan, Edward
19 May 1973 (39) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot from passing car while walking along Adela Street, off Antrim Road, Belfast.
Friel, Thomas
22 May 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Died five days after being hit by rubber bullet during street disturbances, Creggan Heights, Creggan, Derry.
Wallace, John
24 May 1973 (32) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol were searching house, Cullaville, County Armagh.
Donald, Ian
24 May 1973 (35) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol were searching house, Cullaville, County Armagh.
Matthews, Joseph
25 May 1973 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Found shot at Giant's Ring, near Shaw's Bridge, Belfast.
Crummey, Paul
26 May 1973 (4) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during sniper attack on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Finaghy Road North, Belfast.
Hrykiewicz, Margaret
27 May 1973 (24) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found stabbed to death on waste ground, Adela Street, off Antrim Road, Belfast.
Curry, Thomas
31 May 1973 (50) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
English seaman. Shot during bomb and gun attack on Muldoon's Bar, Corporation Square, Belfast.
Barnes, Gerard
31 May 1973 (31) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Passerby, killed when bomb exploded outside McGlade's Bar, Donegall Street, Belfast.
McCleave, Samuel
02 June 1973 (25) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found beaten and stabbed to death, Hill Street, Belfast.
McComb, Sarah
03 June 1973 (41) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while in friend's house, Druse Street, Lower Oldpark, Belfast.
Acheson, Alfred
03 June 1973 (48) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while in friend's house, Druse Street, Lower Oldpark, Belfast.
Purvis, David
05 June 1973 (22) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from passing car while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol, Belmore Street, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh.
Herdman, Terence
05 June 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot by the side of Old Monaghan Road, near Clogher, County Tyrone. Alleged informer.
O'Neill, Daniel
10 June 1973 (35) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot on playing field, Deerpark Gardens, Oldpark, Belfast.
Rush, Samuel
10 June 1973 (45) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Bus driver. Shot by sniper firing at British Army (BA) Vehicle Check Point (VCP), Albertbridge Road, Belfast.
Campbell, Francis
12 June 1973 (70) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in car bomb explosion, Railway Road, Coleraine, County Derry. Inadequate warning given.
Campbell, Dinah
12 June 1973 (72) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in car bomb explosion, Railway Road, Coleraine, County Derry. Inadequate warning given.
Craigmile, Elizabeth
12 June 1973 (76) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in car bomb explosion, Railway Road, Coleraine, County Derry. Inadequate warning given.
Davis, Nan
12 June 1973 (60) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in car bomb explosion, Railway Road, Coleraine, County Derry. Inadequate warning given.
Scott, Robert
12 June 1973 (72) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in car bomb explosion, Railway Road, Coleraine, County Derry. Inadequate warning given.
Palmer, Elizabeth
12 June 1973 (60) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in car bomb explosion, Railway Road, Coleraine, County Derry. Inadequate warning given.
Mitchell, Anthony
12 June 1973 (38) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while walking past Springfield Road British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base, Belfast.
Wilson, Michael
15 June 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot at the home of his relative, Ulster Defence Association leader Tommy Herron, Ravenswood Park, Braniel, Belfast. Internal Ulster Defence Association dispute.
Rouse, Daniel
16 June 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Found shot at the side of Dunmurry Lane, Dunmurry, near Belfast, County Antrim.
Kelly, Joseph
17 June 1973 (25) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Found shot by Corr's Corner, Larne Road, near Glengormley, County Antrim.
Gritten, Barry
21 June 1973 (29) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in unoccupied building, Lecky Road, Bogside, Derry.
Smith, David
21 June 1973 (31) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb while searching derelict house, Ballycolman, Strabane, County Tyrone.
Walker, David
21 June 1973 (16) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Found shot in entry off O'Neill Street, Falls, Belfast.
Cunningham, Joseph
25 June 1973 (36) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Shot at his home, Nore Street, Lower Oldpark, Belfast. Alleged informer.
Loughran, Sean
25 June 1973 (37) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Gortin Road, near Omagh, County Tyrone.
Carty, Patrick
25 June 1973 (26) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Gortin Road, near Omagh, County Tyrone.
Crowley, Dermot
25 June 1973 (18) nfNI
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
From County Cork. Died in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Gortin Road, near Omagh, County Tyrone.
Wilson, Paddy
26 June 1973 (39) Catholic
Status: Civilian Political Activist (CivPA), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) Stormont Senator and Councillor. Together with his secretary, found stabbed to death in quarry, Hightown Road, near Belfast, County Antrim.
Andrews, Irene
26 June 1973 (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Together with Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) Stormont Senator and Councillor, Paddy Wilson, found stabbed to death in quarry, Hightown Road, near Belfast, County Antrim.
Khan, Noorbaz
26 June 1973 (45) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Civilian employed by British Army (BA). Shot shortly after driving out of Bligh's Lane British Army (BA) base, Creggan, Derry.
McGuinness, Robert
26 June 1973 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Died four days after being shot while walking along Brandywell Avenue, Derry.
Armstrong, Sean
29 June 1973 (31) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his home, Eglantine Avenue, Malone, Belfast.
Roberts, Reginald
01 July 1973 (25) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Bull Ring, Ballymurphy, Belfast.
Clarke, Robert
05 July 1973 (56) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Shot as he arrived at his workplace, Pembroke Street, off Donegall Road, Belfast.
Bracken, Patrick
06 July 1973 (27) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot from passing car shortly after leaving cafe, Falls Road, Belfast.
Lynn, Dorothy
09 July 1973 (46) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Died five days after being badly burned during hijacking of bus she was travelling on, Cliftonville Road, Belfast.
Scott, Isaac
10 July 1973 (41) Protestant
Status: ex-Ulster Defence Regiment (xUDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot outside Tully's Bar, Belleek, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
Davis, Frederick
12 July 1973 (28) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Found strangled in entry off Seaforde Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Brady, Christopher
17 July 1973 (21) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in electricity junction box, while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Divis Flats, Belfast.
Breakwell, Geoffrey
17 July 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in electricity junction box, while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Divis Flats, Belfast.
Ruddy, Owen
17 July 1973 (60) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Killed in car bomb attack outside Silver Eel Bar, Aghalee Road, Crumlin, County Antrim.
Jarman, Richard
20 July 1973 (37) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Middletown, County Armagh.
Watt, Sidney
20 July 1973 (36) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot outside his home, Ballintemple, near Meigh, County Armagh.
Cunningham, Alphonsus
21 July 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Newcastle, County Down.
Kane, Pauline
21 July 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Newcastle, County Down.
Criddle, Brian
22 July 1973 (34) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died four days after being injured in land mine attack on British Army (BA) foot patrol, near Clogher, County Tyrone.
Linauer, Peter
22 July 1973 (24) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
German seaman. Found shot in entry off Klondyke Street, Shankill, Belfast.
Rossborough, Leonard
24 July 1973 (38) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Publican. Died three days after being shot during armed robbery at his workplace, Horseshoe Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Wilson, Peter
01 August 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Abducted somewhere in the St. James area, Belfast. His remains eventually found by information supplied anonymously, buried in land at foreshore, Waterfoot, County Antrim, on 2 November 2010.
Farrell, James
03 August 1973 (50) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot, during armed robbery, while delivering wages to British Leyland factory, Cashel Road, Crumlin, Dublin.
Mullen, Francis
05 August 1973 (59) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot at his farmhouse, Gorestown, near Moy, County Tyrone.
Mullen, Bernadette
05 August 1973 (39) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot at her farmhouse, Gorestown, near Moy, County Tyrone.
Cunningham, Henry
09 August 1973 (17) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
From County Donegal. Shot during gun attack on his firm's van, from bridge overlooking the M2 motorway, near Templepatrick, County Antrim.
Murphy, Joseph
10 August 1973 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while walking along Kennedy Way, Andersonstown, Belfast.
McGlynn, James
11 August 1973 (20) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Kilclean, near Castlederg, County Donegal.
Harvey, Seamus
11 August 1973 (23) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car, Kilclean, near Castlederg, County Donegal.
Hutchinson, Norman
11 August 1973 (17) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while walking along Ormeau Road, near University Street, Belfast.
McIlveen, William
13 August 1973 (36) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty reservist. Shot at his workplace, a factory, Cathedral Road, Armagh.
Drummond, Edward
15 August 1973 (50) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in car bomb attack, outside Sportsman's Inn, Little Patrick Street, Belfast.
McAnallen, Daniel
16 August 1973 (27) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed when mortar bomb exploded prematurely, during attack on Pomeroy British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base, County Tyrone.
Quinn, Patrick
16 August 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed when mortar bomb exploded prematurely, during attack on Pomeroy British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base, County Tyrone.
Holland, Trevor
18 August 1973 (36) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from passing car while standing outside cafe, West Street, Edgarstown, Portadown.
O'Donnell, Charles
20 August 1973 (61) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed by bomb thrown into his home, Grampian Avenue, Strandtown, Belfast.
McDonnell, Charles
23 August 1973 (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Found shot in car, Mayobridge, near Hilltown, County Down.
Meeke, Margaret
23 August 1973 (52) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while travelling in her car near to her home, Tullyvallen, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh. Mistaken for Ulster Defence Regiment member's car.
Duffy, Patrick
24 August 1973 (37) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in abandoned car, Buncrana Road, Derry. Alleged informer.
McDonald, Sean
25 August 1973 (50) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot shortly after bomb attack on his workplace, a garage, Cliftonville Road, Belfast.
McDonald, Ronald
25 August 1973 (55) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot shortly after bomb attack on his workplace, a garage, Cliftonville Road, Belfast.
McGrady, Anthony
25 August 1973 (16) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot shortly after bomb attack on his workplace, a garage, Cliftonville Road, Belfast.
Devine, Owen
26 August 1973 (24) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in derelict house, McClure Street, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Hill, Kenneth
28 August 1973 (25) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while evacuating area during bomb alert, Culdee, Armagh.
Beckett, Ronald
30 August 1973 (36) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed attempting to defuse bomb at Tullyhomman Post Office, near Pettigoe, County Fermanagh.
Hall, Francis
30 August 1973 (29) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died one week after being injured in premature bomb explosion in house, Elaine Street, Stranmillis, Belfast.
Mulvenna, Patrick
31 August 1973 (19) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during gun battle from concealed British Army (BA) observation post while alighting from car, Ballymurphy Road, Ballymurphy, Belfast.
Bryson, James
31 August 1973 (25) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during gun battle from concealed British Army (BA) observation post while alighting from car, Ballymurphy Road, Ballymurphy, Belfast. He died 22 September 1973.
Petticrew, Anne Marie
01 September 1973 (19) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died nine days after being injured in premature bomb explosion in house, Elaine Street, Stranmillis, Belfast.
Duffy, Patrick
05 September 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb when he drove tractor into field, Greaghnagleragh, near Belcoo, County Fermanagh.
Lilley, Matthew
07 September 1973 (54) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot while collecting milk from farm, near Belcoo, County Fermanagh.
Spence, Maurice
15 September 1973 (25) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot in his car, Glenwherry, near Ballymena, County Antrim.
Herron, Tommy
16 September 1973 (36) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Ulster Defence Association (UDA) leader. Found shot in ditch, Drumbo, near Lisburn, County Antrim.
Miller, Richard
18 September 1973 (21) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Undercover British Army (BA) member. Died three weeks after being shot outside Royal Victoria Hospital, Falls Road, Belfast. He was wounded on 25 August 1973.
Brown, James
22 September 1973 (26) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot, Foyle Road, Derry. Alleged informer.
Wilkinson, Ronald
23 September 1973 (30) nfNIB
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died six days after attempting to defuse bomb outside office block, Highfield Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England.
Larkin, Seamus
25 September 1973 (34) Catholic
Status: ex-Official Irish Republican Army (xOIRA), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Found shot in laneway, Flagstaff, near Killeen, County Armagh. Internal OIRA dispute.
Doherty, Eileen
01 October 1973 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died shortly after being shot by other passenger, while travelling in a taxi, Annadale Embankment, Ballynafeigh, Belfast.
Dobie, Lindsay
03 October 1973 (23) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in parcel left at Bligh's Lane British Army (BA) base, Creggan, Derry.
Vennard, Ivan
03 October 1973 (32) Protestant
Status: ex-Ulster Defence Regiment (xUDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while on postal round, Kilwilkie, Lurgan, County Armagh.
McAdam, Raymond
12 October 1973 (24) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed during bomb attack on shop, Annaghmore, near Newtownbutler, County Fermanagh.
Campbell, William
16 October 1973 (27) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol, near Capital Cinema, Antrim Road, Belfast.
Fletcher, Ronald
22 October 1973 (46) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Killed during bomb attack on Wilson's Bar, Upper Newtownards Road, Ballyhackamore, Belfast.
Hall, Stephen
28 October 1973 (27) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Market Square, Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Doherty, John
28 October 1973 (31) nfNIRI
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Originally from County Donegal. Off duty. Shot while visiting his mother's home, near Lifford, County Donegal.
Campbell, Patrick
29 October 1973 (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his home, Cline Walk, Banbridge, County Down.
Carson, Daniel
01 November 1973 (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot as he left his workplace, Dayton Street, Shankill, Belfast.
McNelis, Francis
01 November 1973 (65) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed when car bomb exploded outside Avenue Bar, Union Street, Belfast. He was a passer-by at the time of the incident.
Aikman, John
06 November 1973 (25) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
McCaffrey, Robert
07 November 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot outside his workplace, Mackie's Factory, Springfield Road, Belfast.
McCaughey, Francis
08 November 1973 (33) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died 11 days after being injured when detonated booby trap bomb on his farm, Carnteel, Aughnacloy, County Tyrone.
Wallace, William
09 November 1973 (62) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed during bomb attack on Sunflower Bar, Corporation Street, Belfast. He was a passer-by at the time of the explosion.
Teggart, Bernard
13 November 1973 (15) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot near Floral Hall, Zoological Gardens, Antrim Road, Belfast. Alleged informer.
Lundy, John
14 November 1973 (61) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during sniper attack on British Army (BA) observation post, Moira Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Feeney, Kathleen
14 November 1973 (14) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during sniper attack on British Army (BA) mobile patrol, Lecky Road, Bogside, Derry.
McVerry, Michael
15 November 1973 (23) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC)
Shot during gun attack on Keady British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base, County Armagh.
Logan, Charles
18 November 1973 (26) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died in premature bomb explosion at farmhouse, Desertmartin, County Derry.
Roberts, David
24 November 1973 (25) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Carlingford Street, Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Marley, Michael
24 November 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army Youth Section (IRAF), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while involved in a bomb attack on a British Army (BA) foot patrol, Divis Flats, Belfast.
Pisarek, Heinz
25 November 1973 (30) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Rossville Flats, Bogside, Derry.
Brooks, Joseph
25 November 1973 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Rossville Flats, Bogside, Derry.
Braden, Anthony
26 November 1973 (58) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while driving his car along Jamaica Street, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Morgan, Desmond
27 November 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during attempted hijacking of vehicle, Coalisland, County Tyrone.
Megaw, Robert
01 December 1973 (29) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Edward Street, Lurgan, County Armagh.
Walker, Joseph
03 December 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during attempted ambush of British Army (BA) mobile patrol, The Rath, Central Drive, Creggan, Derry.
Gibson, James
08 December 1973 (42) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his shop, Stranmillis Road, Stranmillis, Belfast.
Hesketh, James
10 December 1973 (21) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Leeson Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Rolston, Maurice
11 December 1973 (37) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb attached to his car outside his home, Newcastle, County Down.
Johnston, Ivan
15 December 1973 (34) Protestant
Status: ex-Royal Ulster Constabulary (xRUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot, Derrynoose, near Keady, County Armagh.
McGinn, James
15 December 1973 (20) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature explosion while carrying bomb across bridge, near Clady, County Donegal.
Fenton, Rodney
20 December 1973 (23) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Bank clerk. Shot shortly after leaving bank with colleagues, Atlantic Avenue, New Lodge, Belfast. Off duty Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) reservist intended target.
Grant, Edward
24 December 1973 (18) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion, Clarke's Bar, Monaghan Street, Newry, County Down.
Quinn, Brendan
24 December 1973 (17) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion, Clarke's Bar, Monaghan Street, Newry, County Down.
Harshaw, Aubrey
24 December 1973 (18) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died in premature bomb explosion, Clarke's Bar, Monaghan Street, Newry, County Down.
Hyde, George
26 December 1973 (19) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found beaten to death in Loyalist compound, Long Kesh Prison, County Down. Alleged informer.
Niedermayer, Thomas
27 December 1973 (45) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
German Manager of Grundig factory. Died in unclear circumstances shortly after being abducted, by the IRA, from his home, Glengoland Gardens, Suffolk, Belfast. His remains eventually found, during excavation work with a mechanical digger, buried in an embankment by Collin River, off Glen Road, Collin, near Belfast, County Antrim, on 11 March 1980.
Howell, Alexander
28 December 1973 (35) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot during altercation between local people and British Army (BA) patrol outside Bayardo Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Logue, Michael
29 December 1973 (21) Catholic
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot by sniper when Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) patrol lured to bogus robbery, Forthriver Road, Glencairn, Belfast.
Daugherty, Alan
31 December 1973 (23) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while travelling in British Army (BA) Armoured Personnel Carrier, Beechmount Avenue, Falls, Belfast.

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Footnotes - Age: (-9) missing. Religion: Catholic from Catholic community in NI; Protestant from Protestant community in NI; nfNI not from Northern Ireland killed in Northern Ireland; nfNIB killed in Britain; nfNIRI killed in Republic of Ireland. nfNIE killed elsewhere in Europe; Religion Summary: Catholic from Catholic community in NI; Protestant from Protestant community in NI; nfNI not from Northern Ireland. Status: status of person killed. Organisation: Organisation responsible for the killing. Summary of Status & Organsiation: British Security - British Security Forces; Republican Paramilitary - Republican Paramilitary Groups; Loyalist Paramilitary - Loyalist Paramilitary Groups; Irish Security - Irish Security Forces; not_known - organisation not known. Status & Organisation: (Civ) Civilian; (CivPA) Civilian Political Activist; (BA) British Army; (TA) British Army Territorial Army; (BP) British Police; (PO) Prison Officer; (xPO) ex-Prison Officer; (RAF) Royal Air Force; (RIR) Royal Irish Regiment; (RN) Royal Navy; (RUC) Royal Ulster Constabulary; (xRUC) ex-Royal Ulster Constabulary; (UDR) Ulster Defence Regiment; (xUDR) ex-Ulster Defence Regiment; (INLA) Irish National Liberation Army; (xINLA) ex-Irish National Liberation Army; (IPLO) Irish People's Liberation Organisation; (IPLOBB) Irish People's Liberation Organisation Belfast Brigade; (IRA) Irish Republican Army; (xIRA) ex-Irish Republican Army; (IRAF) Irish Republican Army Youth Section; (REP) non-specific Republican group; (OIRA) Official Irish Republican Army; (xOIRA) ex-Official Irish Republican Army; (OIRAF) Official Irish Republican Army Youth Section; (PLA) People's Liberation Army; (rIRA) real Irish Republican Army; (SE) Saor Eire; (LVF) Loyalist Volunteer Force; (LOY) non-specific Loyalist group; (RHC) Red Hand Commando; (UDA) Ulster Defence Association; (xUDA) ex-Ulster Defence Association; (UVF) Ulster Volunteer Force; (xUVF) ex-Ulster Volunteer Force; (GS) Garda Síochána; (IA) Irish Army; (nk) organisation not known.
See also: Note on the photographs.

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