The above photograph shows a mural painted by 'the Bogside Artists'. The painting is comprised of a large painting of a riot scene and two smaller portraits insert in the bottom left-hand corner. The mural was unveiled on Friday 28 July 2006 and is situated on Rossville Street in the Bogside area of Derry. The mural also incorporates an earlier memorial plaque to Charles Love.
The two portraits within the mural are of Manus Deery (top) and Charles Love (bottom). Manus Deery was a 15 year old boy who was shot dead on 19 May 1972. He was hit by fragments from a ricochet bullet fired by a British Army sniper from an observation post on the city walls. Charles Love was 16 years old when he was killed on 28 January 1990. He had been watching a Bloody Sunday commemoration march when the IRA exploded a bomb on the city walls. The bomb was intended to kill or injure security force members on the city walls but flying debris struck Charles Love who was standing a quarter of a mile from the site of the bomb.
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