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Page Compiled: Martin Melaugh
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Draft List of Deaths Related to the Conflict in 2017

The following page has been compiled by Martin Melaugh to complement the Index of Deaths (1969-2001) by Malcolm Sutton. The information below is in draft form and should be treated with some caution. Some of the deaths listed below may be shown later to be unrelated to the conflict.

 

2017

   
Uncertain if conflict-related
14 March 2017
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George Gilmore (44) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: UDA
Shot and mortally wounded on 13 March 2017, Carrickfergus, County Antrim, and died from his injuries on 14 March. [Gilmore was described in the media as a 'high-profile loyalist' (See: BBC). It was believed that Gilmore was killed as part of an on-going Loyalist feud.]
28 May 2017
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Colin Horner (35) Protestant
Status: unknown, Killed by: UDA
Shot dead in supermarket car park, Balloo Link, Bangor, County Down. [Horner was described as a 'friend' of loyalist George Gilmore (killed on 14 March 2017; See BBC). It was believed that Horner was killed as part of an on-going Loyalist feud.]

 

Notes:

For deaths between 1969 and 2001 see:
Malcolm Sutton's on-line database of deaths 1969-2001
based on a revised and updated version of Malcolm Sutton's book.

See also:
Draft lists of (yearly) deaths related to the conflict (in separate Web pages):
2002   2003   2004   2005   2006   2007   2008   2009   2010   2011   2012   2013   2014   2015   2016   2017  
and
Draft list of deaths related to the conflict from 2002 to the present (in a single Web page).

 

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:
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:
If anyone has a photograph, or a series of photographs, of any of those killed during the conflict and would be willing to donate a (digital) copy to the Archive, please contact the CAIN Director. Please do not sent original photographs by post.

 

 

 


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