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Chronolgical Listing: 1986 Total: 61

photo 01 January 1986
McCandless, James (39) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in litter bin, detonated when Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passed, Thomas Street, Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 01 January 1986
Williams, Michael (24) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in litter bin, detonated when Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passed, Thomas Street, Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 14 January 1986
Scullion, Leo (55) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Nightwatchman. Found shot at his workplace, Working Men's Club, Ligoniel, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 15 January 1986
Foster, Victor (18) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb attached to his car outside his home, Gamble Park, Castlederg, County Tyrone.
Memorials
  
photo 31 January 1986
Quinn, Martin (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his home, Bawnmore Park, Greencastle, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 03 February 1986
Earley, John (21) Catholic
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in remote controlled bomb attack on Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) foot patrol, Belcoo, County Fermanagh.
Memorials
  
photo 11 February 1986
Breen, Derek (29) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot together with barman while in Talk of the Town Bar, Maguiresbridge, County Fermanagh.
Memorials
  
photo 11 February 1986
McCabe, John (25) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Barman. Shot together with off duty Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) member while at his workplace, Talk of the Town Bar, Maguiresbridge, County Fermanagh.
Memorials
  
photo 18 February 1986
Bradley, Francis (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by undercover British Army (BA) members, while approaching arms cache, in field at the rear of a farmhouse, Hillhead, near Castledawson, County Derry.
Memorials
  
photo 22 February 1986
Gough, Anthony (24) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot shortly after being involved in sniper attack on Fort George British Army (BA) base, Derry.
Memorials
  
photo 15 March 1986
O'Neill, John (25) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found beaten to death at the rear of Boy's Model School, off Ballysillan Road, Ballysillan, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 18 March 1986
Mulley, David (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in derelict building detonated when joint British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passed, Castlewellan, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 26 March 1986
Irwin, Thomas (52) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot at his workplace, sewage works, Mountfield, near Omagh, County Tyrone.
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photo 08 April 1986
Pollock, William (27) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb attached to trailer at his farm, off Ganvaghan Road, near Castlederg, County Tyrone.
Memorials
  
photo 14 April 1986
White, Keith (20) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC)
Died 15 days after being shot by plastic bullet, during street disturbances, Woodhouse Street, Portadown, County Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 23 April 1986
Hazlett, James (54) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot outside his home, Bryansford Road, Newcastle, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 26 April 1986
McElwaine, Seamus (25) nfNI
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
From County Monaghan. Shot by undercover British Army (BA) members while approaching abandoned Irish Republican Army (IRA) land mine, Mullaghglass, near Rosslea, County Fermanagh.
Memorials
  
photo 07 May 1986
Frizzell, Mark (17) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Died 4 days after being found badly beaten, Lowry Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 07 May 1986
Caulfield, Margaret (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at her home, Kilcoole Gardens, Ballysillan, Belfast. Her Catholic husband the intended target.
Memorials
  
photo 15 May 1986
McConville, Herbert (61) Protestant
Status: ex-Ulster Defence Regiment (xUDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while delivering meat, Kilmorey Street, Newry, County Down.
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photo 17 May 1986
Wilson, David (39) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while driving his firm's van, Donaghmore, County Tyrone.
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photo 20 May 1986
McKevitt, Colm (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot shortly after being abducted from his sister's home, Killeen, County Armagh. Alleged informer.
Memorials
  
photo 22 May 1986
French, Andrew (35) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in ditch, detonated when joint British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passed, Milltown Bridge, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 22 May 1986
McBride, David (27) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in ditch, detonated when joint British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passed, Milltown Bridge, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 22 May 1986
Smyth, William (25) Catholic
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in ditch, detonated when joint British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passed, Milltown Bridge, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 25 May 1986
Hegarty, Francis (45) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot, Cavan Road, near Castlederg, County Tyrone. Alleged informer.
Memorials
  
photo 28 May 1986
Brown, Brian (37) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in garage, detonated when Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) foot patrol approached, Newry Road, Kilkeel, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 16 June 1986
McKeever, Terence (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot at Mullaghduff, near Cullyhanna, County Armagh. Contractor to British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) .
Memorials
  
photo 01 July 1986
Hill, Robert (22) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Killed by booby trap bomb attached to his car outside his home, Drumaness, near Ballynahinch, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 08 July 1986
McVitty, John (46) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot at his farm, Drumady, near Rosslea, County Fermanagh.
Memorials
  
photo 09 July 1986
Davies, Carl (24) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in car/trailer, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Glassdrumman, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 09 July 1986
Bertram, Robert (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb hidden in car/trailer, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Glassdrumman, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Memorials
  
photo 12 July 1986
Leonard, Brian (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Died two days after being shot while working on building site, Snugville Street, Shankill, Belfast.
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photo 16 July 1986
McCallan, Colm (25) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Died two days after being shot near to his home, Millview Court, Ligoniel, Belfast.
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photo 19 July 1986
Duffy, Martin (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Taxi driver. Shot when lured to bogus pick-up, Chichester Park Central, off Antrim Road, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 26 July 1986
Blackbourne, Karl (19) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from close range while sitting in stationary Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) armoured patrol car, Market Street, Newry, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 26 July 1986
Kilpatrick, Peter (27) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from close range while sitting in stationary Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) armoured patrol car, Market Street, Newry, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 26 July 1986
Allen, Charles (37) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from close range while sitting in stationary Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) armoured patrol car, Market Street, Newry, County Down.
Memorials
  
photo 30 July 1986
Kyle, John (40) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while in McCullagh's Bar, Greencastle, County Tyrone. Contractor to Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC).
Memorials
  
photo 04 August 1986
Taggart, Denis (33) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot outside his home, Battenberg Street, Shankill, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 15 August 1986
Murray, Patrick (30) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in entry off Clonard Street, Lower Falls, Belfast. Alleged informer.
Memorials
  
photo 26 August 1986
McAllister, Patrick (47) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Shot at his home, Rodney Drive, Falls, Belfast.
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photo 28 August 1986
Coggles, Robert (26) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot on waste ground at the rear of Boys' Model School, off Ballysillan Road, Ballysillan, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 28 August 1986
Bell, Mervyn (22) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while sitting in stationary car outside his father's workplace, council depot, Strand Road, Derry. Contractor to British Army (BA).
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photo 10 September 1986
McVeigh, David (37) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot by the side of the road, Flagstaff, near Killeen, County Armagh. Alleged informer.
Memorials
  
photo 12 September 1986
Robinson, Kenneth (30) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb, attached to his Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) member father's car outside their home, Clonmakane Court, Caw, Derry.
Memorials
  
photo 14 September 1986
Bingham, John (33) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at his home, Ballysillan Crescent, Ballysillan, Belfast.
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photo 14 September 1986
McKernan, James (29) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot shortly after being involved in Irish Republican Army (IRA) sniper attack on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Andersonstown Road, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 16 September 1986
Mooney, Raymond (33) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot, while in the grounds of Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church, Crumlin Road, Ardoyne, Belfast.
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photo 17 September 1986
Webb, Joseph (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot at his amusement arcade, Smithfield, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 06 October 1986
Blaney, Martin (23) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot outside his home, Eglish, near Dungannon, County Tyrone.
Memorials
  
photo 11 October 1986
Dobbin, Desmond (42) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in mortar bomb attack on New Barnsley British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base, Springfield Road, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 16 October 1986
Mullan, Terence (31) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Shot at his home, Dromore Road, Ballynahinch, County Down.
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photo 16 October 1986
Mullan, Kathleen (79) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Shot at her home, Dromore Road, Ballynahinch, County Down.
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photo 18 October 1986
Dickson, William (39) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot while in Kimberley Inn, Kimberley Street, Ballynafeigh, Belfast. Internal Ulster Defence Association (UDA) dispute.
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photo 24 October 1986
Johnston, Kenneth (25) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while sitting in his firm's stationary car, Magherafelt, County Derry. His firm contractor to British Army (BA) / Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC).
Memorials
  
photo 10 November 1986
Patterson, Derek (39) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish People's Liberation Organisation (IPLO)
Off duty. Shot outside friend's home, Fitzroy Avenue, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 14 November 1986
McCormick, Alan (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Knocked down by Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) land rover, during street disturbances, Bilston Road, Ballysillan, Belfast.
Memorials
  
photo 09 December 1986
Bradley, Paul (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died three days after being badly beaten in Tavern Bar, Bridge Street, Lisburn, County Antrim.
Memorials
  
photo 12 December 1986
Caldwell, Desmond (44) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb attached to cab of lorry, at his workplace, Killen, near Castlederg, County Tyrone. Mistaken for off duty Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) reservist.
Memorials
  
photo 21 December 1986
McCartan, Thomas (31) Catholic
Status: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA), Killed by: Irish People's Liberation Organisation (IPLO)
Shot outside his home, Commedagh Drive, Andersonstown, Belfast. Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) / Irish People's Liberation Organisation (IPLO) feud.
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Note on the photographs:
Most of the photographs in this section were provided by family members, relatives or friends of the person killed, to the local media at the time of death. In most cases the photographs were taken by a member of the family, a relative or a friend. At the time the photographs were provided to the local media, the name of the photographer was not recorded. No payment was made for the photograph. In some cases the original image was never returned.
Copyright of the photographs:
Copyright © of the photographs remains with the (unknown) original photographer. If anyone believes they own the copyright of any of the photographs in this section, and objects to its reproduction on this Web site, they should contact the CAIN Director.
Sources:
Text is taken with permission from Malcolm Sutton's 'Index of Deaths'.
The photographs were obtained from various sources including: newspapers, magazines, books, other publications, video, memorials, Web sites, etc.
Removal of photographs:
If the nearest relative of any of those killed, objects to the use of a particular photograph then the image will be removed from this site. If the nearest relative would prefer a different photograph to be used this can be arranged.
Appeal for additional photographs:
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