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Green, John
10 January 1975 (27) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Found shot at friend's farmhouse, Tullynageer, near Castleblayney, County Monaghan.
Toner, Patrick
19 January 1975 (7) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in field near his home, Forkhill, County Armagh.
Coen, Kevin
20 January 1975 (28) nfNI
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
From County Sligo. Shot during attempted hijacking of bus, Kinawley, County Fermanagh.
Kelly, John
21 January 1975 (26) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car along Victoria Street, Belfast.
Stone, John
21 January 1975 (23) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while travelling in car along Victoria Street, Belfast
Lea, Thomas
24 January 1975 (32) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died eight months after being injured in bomb attack, Colinward Street, off Springfield Road, Belfast. He was wounded on 5 May 1974.
Wilson, Edward
26 January 1975 (16) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Air Cadet. Killed by booby trap bomb at Air Training Corps premises, Old Cavehill Road, Belfast.
McCullough, Robert
29 January 1975 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot at his workplace, United Paper Merchants, Downshire Place, off Great Victoria Street, Belfast.
Coulter, George
31 January 1975 (43) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Donaghmore Road, near Dungannon, County Tyrone.
Brown, Colette
06 February 1975 (31) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot by the side of Killyglen Road, Larne, County Antrim.
Robson, William
08 February 1975 (22) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died two days after being shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Mullan, County Fermanagh.
Sullivan, James
08 February 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Former internee. Shot at his home, Lesley Street, Ligoniel, Belfast.
Ballantine, Kevin
09 February 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot as he left St Brigid's Roman Catholic Church, Derryvolgie Avenue, Malone, Belfast.
Kiely, Gerard
09 February 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot as he left St Brigid's Roman Catholic Church, Derryvolgie Avenue, Malone, Belfast.
Fitzpatrick, Joseph
10 February 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Road sweeper. Shot while sweeping street, Cooke Place, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Mulholland, Arthur
10 February 1975 (65) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot during gun attack on Hayden's Bar, The Rock, near Pomeroy, County Tyrone.
Doyle, Eugene
10 February 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot during gun attack on Hayden's Bar, The Rock, near Pomeroy, County Tyrone.
Mein, Christopher
11 February 1975 (25) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Relief milkman. Shot on his milk round, Galbally, Cappagh, County Tyrone. Regular milkman intended target.
Breen, James
19 February 1975 (45) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his home, North Circular Road, Lurgan, County Armagh.
McKeown, Gerald
20 February 1975 (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Killed in bomb attack on Railway Bar, Shore Road, Greencastle, Belfast.
Ferguson, Hugh
20 February 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian Political Activist (CivPA), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Irish Republican Socialist Party (IRSP) member. Shot at his workplace, building site, Whiterock Drive, Ballymurphy, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish National Liberation (INLA) Army feud.
Doherty, Brendan
24 February 1975 (23) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died ten days after being shot from passing car while walking along Portrush Road, Coleraine, County Derry.
Fox, Sean
25 February 1975 (32) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: People's Liberation Army (PLA)
Shot while walking along Cullingtree Row, Divis Flats, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) feud.
McConkey, David
25 February 1975 (40) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his workplace, Fisher Metal Fabrications, Boucher Road, Belfast.
Tibble, Stephen
26 February 1975 (22) nfNIB
Status: British Police (BP), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while pursuing Irish Republican Army (IRA) member along Charleville Road, Baron's Court, London.
Black, Wesley
27 February 1975 (31) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot during gun attack on the home of a Ulster Defence Association member, West Circular Road, Highfield, Belfast. Walking past the house at the time of the attack.
Convery, Michael
28 February 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while walking along Antrim Road, near Camberwell Terrace, Belfast.
Truesdale, Thomas
28 February 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot from passing car, while standing at the junction of Benview Park and Ballysillan Crescent, Ballysillan, Belfast.
Clayton, Edward
06 March 1975 (27) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed by booby trap bomb attached to his car parked near to his home, Bognor Terrace, Portadown, County Armagh.
Adamson, Michael
08 March 1975 (23) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his home, Clifton Drive, off Cliftonville Road, Belfast.
Clarke, Joseph
12 March 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died eight days after being shot at his home, Rushfield Avenue, Ballynafeigh, Belfast.
Carrothers, Raymond
12 March 1975 (51) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his home, Orient Gardens, off Cliftonville Road, Belfast.
Doyle, Marie
13 March 1975 (38) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot, during gun and bomb attack on Conways Bar, Greencastle, Belfast.
Brown, George
13 March 1975 (22) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Injured in premature explosion during Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) bomb and gun attack on Conways Bar, Greencastle, Belfast. He died 28 April 1975.
Skillen, Robert
13 March 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Died three weeks after being shot in Parke's grocery shop, North Queen Street, New Lodge, Belfast.
Fulton, John
15 March 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while in Alexandra Bar, York Road, Belfast. Ulster Defence Association (UDA) / Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Goatley, Stephen
15 March 1975 (19) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while in Alexandra Bar, York Road, Belfast. Ulster Defence Association (UDA) / Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Harrison, Mildred
16 March 1975 (26) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed during bomb explosion while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol passing Ormeau Arms Bar, High Street, Bangor, County Down.
Smith, Thomas
17 March 1975 (28) nfNIRI
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Army (IA)
From County Dublin. Shot during attempted escape from Portlaoise Prison, County Laois.
Halliday, David
21 March 1975 (60) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died four months after being shot during armed robbery at Northern Bank, junction of Lyle Street and Crumlin Road, Belfast. He was injured on 18 November 1974.
Elliott, William
24 March 1975 (51) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Post office official. Shot when he arrived at the scene of robbery at Silverbridge Post Office, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Trainor, Dorothy
01 April 1975 (52) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while walking across park near her home, off Garvaghy Road, Portadown, County Armagh.
Cachart, Patrick
01 April 1975 (36) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Originally from India. Married to a Catholic. Shot at his home, Northlands, Carrickfergus, County Antrim.
McVeigh, Martin
03 April 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while cycling home from work, Ballyoran Park, Portadown, County Armagh.
Simpson, Alan
03 April 1975 (19) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his home, Highfield Drive, Highfield, Belfast.
Kane, Kevin
05 April 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Killed in bomb attack on McLaughlin's Bar, Antrim Road, New Lodge, Belfast.
Coyle, Michael
05 April 1975 (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Killed in bomb attack on McLaughlin's Bar, Antrim Road, New Lodge, Belfast.
Andrews, William
05 April 1975 (33) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed in bomb attack on Mountainview Tavern, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Madden, Alan
05 April 1975 (18) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed in bomb attack on Mountainview Tavern, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Fletcher, Albert
05 April 1975 (32) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed in bomb attack on Mountainview Tavern, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Adams, Nathaniel
05 April 1975 (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed in bomb attack on Mountainview Tavern, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Bell, Joseph
05 April 1975 (52) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed in bomb attack on Mountainview Tavern, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Robinson, Thomas
05 April 1975 (61) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while walking home from social club, Etna Drive, Ardoyne, Belfast.
Loughran, Daniel
06 April 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Shot while walking along Albert Street, Lower Falls, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) feud.
Archer, William
06 April 1975 (19) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot while standing outside social club, Alliance Road, Belfast.
McLaughlin, Gerald
07 April 1975 (21) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while walking to work along Carnmoney Road North, Glengormley, near Belfast, County Antrim.
McVeigh, Hugh
07 April 1975 (36) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Abducted while delivering furniture somewhere in the Shankill area, Belfast. Found shot, on information supplied to the British authorities, buried in wasteland, Gobbins, Islandmagee, County Antrim, on 1 September 1975. Ulster Defence Association (UDA) / Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Douglas, David
07 April 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Abducted while delivering furniture somewhere in the Shankill area, Belfast. Found shot, on information supplied to the British authorities, buried in wasteland, Gobbins, Islandmagee, County Antrim, on 1 September 1975. Ulster Defence Association (UDA) / Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Wadsworth, Robert
11 April 1975 (21) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot by British Army (BA) immediately after being involved in gun and bomb attack on Jubilee Arms, Lavinia Street, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Crawford, Paul
12 April 1975 (25) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: People's Liberation Army (PLA)
Shot while selling United Irishman newspaper outside Beagon's Bar, Falls Road, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) feud.
McAleavey, Mary
12 April 1975 (57) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on Strand Bar, Anderson Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Carson, Elizabeth
12 April 1975 (64) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on Strand Bar, Anderson Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Bennett, Marie
12 April 1975 (42) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on Strand Bar, Anderson Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
McAnoy, Agnes
12 April 1975 (62) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on Strand Bar, Anderson Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Penn, Arthur
12 April 1975 (33) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on Strand Bar, Anderson Street, Short Strand, Belfast.
Mulligan, Michael
12 April 1975 (33) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Injured in gun and bomb attack on Strand Bar, Anderson Street, Short Strand, Belfast. He died 20 April 1975.
Mateer, Stafford
14 April 1975 (32) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Died two days after being shot while driving his car, at the junction of Albertbridge Road and Woodstock Road, Belfast.
McKenna, Seamus
21 April 1975 (25) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Killed, together with his sister and brother, when they detonated booby trap bomb at the future home of his sister, Killyliss, near Dungannon, County Tyrone.
McKenna, Michael
21 April 1975 (27) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Killed, together with his sister and brother, when they detonated booby trap bomb at the future home of his sister, Killyliss, near Dungannon, County Tyrone.
Bowen, Marion
21 April 1975 (21) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Killed, together with her brothers, when they detonated booby trap bomb at her future home, Killyliss, near Dungannon, County Tyrone.
Boyle, Owen
22 April 1975 (41) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Died 10 days after being shot at his home, 'Glencull', Benburb Road, Aughnacloy, County Tyrone.
Johnston, Samuel
25 April 1975 (33) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot from passing car while walking at the junction of Batchelors Walk and Carrickblatter Road, Portadown, County Armagh.
Toman, Joseph
27 April 1975 (45) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot during gun attack on social club, Bleary, near Lurgan, County Down.
Feeney, John
27 April 1975 (45) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot during gun attack on social club, Bleary, near Lurgan, County Down.
O'Hara, Brendan
27 April 1975 (40) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot during gun attack on social club, Bleary, near Lurgan, County Down.
McMillen, Liam
28 April 1975 (48) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: People's Liberation Army (PLA)
Shot while walking along Falls Road at the junction with Spinner Street, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Nationalist Liberation Army (INLA) feud.
Grierson, Samuel
28 April 1975 (25) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot while working on railway line, near Donegall Road, Belfast. Catholic workmate the intended target.
Millar, Alexander
02 May 1975 (55) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at his workplace, Ardoyne Bus Depot, Ardoyne Road, Belfast.
Gray, Paul
10 May 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) foot patrol, Waterloo Street, Derry.
Rice, Francis
18 May 1975 (17) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found stabbed to death on pathway, off Rathfriland Road, Castlewellan, County Down.
D'Eath, Gerald
22 May 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed by booby trap bomb hidden in flask at his workplace, building site, Hightown Road, Glengormley, near Belfast, County Antrim.
McErlaine, John
23 May 1975 (29) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot together with his brother, shortly after being lured to a house by a work colleague, Mount Vernon Green, Mount Vernon, Belfast.
McErlaine, Thomas
23 May 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot together with his brother, shortly after being lured to a house by a work colleague, Mount Vernon Green, Mount Vernon, Belfast.
Davis, Noel
24 May 1975 (22) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA)
Killed by booby trap bomb in abandoned car, Ballinahone, near Maghera, County Derry.
Ballantine, Albert
25 May 1975 (19) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot at side of Lettercor Road, near Gortin, County Tyrone.
O'Reilly, Patrick
27 May 1975 (52) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while driving along road at Scallen, near Irvinestown, County Fermanagh.
McClenaghan, Gerard
27 May 1975 (36) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died nearly three months after being injured during gun and bomb attack on Bush Bar, Leeson Street, Lower Falls, Belfast. He was wounded on 4 March 1975.
Molloy, Eamon
31 May 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Abducted somewhere in Belfast during May 1975. Remains found, on instructions from the IRA, placed in a coffin, left above ground, in Faughart Cemetary, near Dundalk, County Louth, on 28 May 1999. Alleged informer.
Kilfedder, Margaret
01 June 1975 (61) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in bomb attack on her home, Garrison, County Fermanagh. House previously owned by Ulster Defence Regiment member.
Thompson, David
03 June 1975 (34) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in his car, Killeen, County Armagh.
Doyle, Alfred
03 June 1975 (24) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off Duty. Found shot in David Thompson's car, Killeen, County Armagh.
Presha, John
03 June 1975 (30) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in David Thompson's car, Killeen, County Armagh.
Jordan, Francis
04 June 1975 (21) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while planting bomb outside Pit Bar, Mill Vale, near Bessbrook, County Armagh.
McNamee, Brendan
05 June 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Shot outside mobile chip van, Stewartstown Road, Suffolk, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) feud.
Suitters, Roy
10 June 1975 (39) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at his greengrocer's shop, Crumlin Road, near Ligoniel Road, Belfast.
White, Larry
10 June 1975 (25) nfNIRI
Status: Saor Eire (SE), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
From County Cork. Shot near his home, Orrey Road, Gurranabrahar, County Cork.
Conway, Kenneth
11 June 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Died one day after being shot at the junction of Woodvale Road and Glenvale Street, Shankill, Belfast.
McGregor, James
12 June 1975 (28) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in premature bomb explosion, while travelling in car, Great Patrick Street, Belfast.
Chapman, Thomas
12 June 1975 (28) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in premature bomb explosion, while travelling in car, Great Patrick Street, Belfast.
O'Connor, Michelle
13 June 1975 (3) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Killed by booby trap bomb attached to her father's car, outside their home, Ava Crescent, Ballynafeigh, Belfast.
O'Neill, Margaret
14 June 1975 (56) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot from passing car during gun attack on pedestrians, New Lodge Road, Belfast.
Branagh, Joseph
14 June 1975 (35) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Security man. Shot outside Garden Bar, Meadow Street, Tiger's Bay, Belfast.
Bradley, Francis
19 June 1975 (16) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Killed by bomb left in oil can at Shamrock Filling Station, Great Patrick Street, Belfast.
Molloy, Anthony
20 June 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot at his home, Ballymena Street, Oldpark, Belfast.
Brankin, Hugh
22 June 1975 (32) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Found shot on the road to Knockagh War Memorial, near Greenisland, County Antrim.
Duffy, Hugh
22 June 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Died two days after being shot while walking home from work, Fraser Street, off Newtownards Road, Belfast.
Irvine, Thomas
22 June 1975 (23) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from passing car while standing at Westland Road, Belfast.
Raymond, Alan
22 June 1975 (23) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot from passing car while standing at Westland Road, Belfast.
Phelan, Christopher
22 June 1975 (48) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found stabbed to death, by railway track, Baronrath Bridge, near Sallins, County Kildare.
Ralph, Alan
24 June 1975 (25) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot shortly after leaving work, while getting into his car, Balfour Avenue, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Rolston, Patrick
28 June 1975 (16) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot by entrance to Throne Hospital, Whitewell Road, Greencastle, Belfast.
Johnston, Andrew
07 July 1975 (26) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb, attached to desk at Carrick Primary School, Sloan Street, Lurgan, County Armagh.
Carberry, James
12 July 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot, Old Templepatrick Road, Ballyutoag, near Belfast, County Antrim.
Irvine, Charles
13 July 1975 (16) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while travelling in car, junction of Falls Road and Waterford Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Berry, Denis
13 July 1975 (21) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot shortly after leaving Ulster Defence Association social club, Taughmonagh, Belfast. Ulster Defence Association (UDA) / Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Willis, Peter
17 July 1975 (37) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in milk churn, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Tullydonnell, near Forkhill, County Armagh.
Garside, Edward
17 July 1975 (34) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in milk churn, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Tullydonnell, near Forkhill, County Armagh.
McCarter, Robert
17 July 1975 (33) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in milk churn, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Tullydonnell, near Forkhill, County Armagh.
Brown, Calvert
17 July 1975 (25) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by remote controlled bomb, hidden in milk churn, detonated when British Army (BA) foot patrol passed, Tullydonnell, near Forkhill, County Armagh.
McPherson, Robert
26 July 1975 (25) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA)
Shot during gun attack shortly after leaving Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) Armoured Personnel Carrier, Main Street, Dungiven, County Derry.
Hanna, William
27 July 1975 (46) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Also off duty Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR) member. Shot outside his home, Houston Park, Mourneview, Lurgan, County Armagh.
O'Toole, Fran
31 July 1975 (27) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Member of Miami showband. Shot shortly after their minibus was stopped at bogus vehicle check point, Buskhill, near Newry, County Down.
McCoy, Brian
31 July 1975 (33) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Member of Miami showband. Shot shortly after their minibus was stopped at bogus vehicle check point, Buskhill, near Newry, County Down.
Geraghty, Tony
31 July 1975 (23) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Member of Miami showband. Shot shortly after their minibus was stopped at bogus vehicle check point, Buskhill, near Newry, County Down.
Boyle, Harris
31 July 1975 (22) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Also Ulster Defence Regiment member. Killed in premature explosion while planting bomb on minibus belonging to Miami showband, Buskhill, near Newry, County Down.
Somerville, Wesley
31 July 1975 (34) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Also Ulster Defence Regiment member. Killed in premature explosion while planting bomb on minibus belonging to Miami showband, Buskhill, near Newry, County Down.
Toland, Joseph
01 August 1975 (78) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot during gun attack while travelling in mini bus, near Gilford, County Down.
Marks, James
01 August 1975 (42) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot during gun attack while driving mini bus, near Gilford, County Down. He died 7 January 1976.
McCall, George
02 August 1975 (22) Protestant
Status: ex-Ulster Defence Regiment (xUDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while walking near his home, Moy, County Tyrone.
McCabe, Siobhan
10 August 1975 (4) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun battle between Irish Republican Army (IRA) and British Army (BA), McDonnell Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Crawford, Patrick
10 August 1975 (15) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Shot during gun battle between Irish Republican Army (IRA) and British Army (BA), grounds of Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast.
Hunter, John
12 August 1975 (57) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Shot at his workplace, council cleansing depot, off Albertbridge Road, Belfast.
Gracey, William
13 August 1975 (63) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Bayardo Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Gunning, Samuel
13 August 1975 (55) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Bayardo Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Harris, Hugh
13 August 1975 (21) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Bayardo Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast.
McDowell, Joanne
13 August 1975 (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Bayardo Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast.
Boyle, Linda
13 August 1975 (19) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Injured during gun and bomb attack on Bayardo Bar, Shankill Road, Belfast. She died 21 August 1975.
Meaklin, William
14 August 1975 (28) Protestant
Status: ex-Royal Ulster Constabulary (xRUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Abducted while driving his delivery van, Mullaghduff, near Cullyhanna, County Armagh. Found shot, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh, on 15 August 1975.
Kerr, Norman
15 August 1975 (28) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Disc Jockey. Shot while packing up his equipment, Camrick Bar, Market Street, Armagh.
Llewellyn, Samuel
15 August 1975 (29) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while driving van, shortly after delivering hardboard to premises damaged in bomb explosion, Osmond Street, Lower Falls, Belfast.
Anderson, Cecil
15 August 1975 (51) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Killed in bomb attack on Travellers Rest Inn, Derriaghy, near Belfast.
Finlay, John
21 August 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot while walking to work along Brougham Street, Belfast.
Davidson, David
21 August 1975 (30) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his workplace, scrapyard / garage, Antrim Road, Ballyvessy, near Glengormley, County Antrim.
Daniel, William
22 August 1975 (27) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died six days after being shot while sitting in his car outside his girlfriend's home, Glenbank Place, off Crumlin Road, Belfast.
McGleenan, John
22 August 1975 (45) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on McGleenan's Bar, Upper English Street, Armagh.
Hughes, Patrick
22 August 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Killed in gun and bomb attack on McGleenan's Bar, Upper English Street, Armagh.
Morris, Thomas
22 August 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Injured in gun and bomb attack on McGleenan's Bar, Upper English Street, Armagh. He died 28 August 1975.
McCartney, Colm
24 August 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot while travelling in car, shortly after stopping at bogus vehicle checkpoint, Altnamackan, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
Farmer, Sean
24 August 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Protestant Action Force (PAF)
Shot while travelling in car, shortly after stopping at bogus vehicle checkpoint, Altnamackan, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
Barry, John
27 August 1975 (42) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his home, The Crescent, off Erinvale Drive, Finaghy, Belfast.
Templeton, James
29 August 1975 (15) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army Youth Section (IRAF), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot from passing car, while standing outside Rose and Crown Bar, Ormeau Road, Belfast.
Goad, Roger
29 August 1975 (40) nfNIB
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Attached to British police. Killed attempting to defuse bomb in shop, Church Street, Kensington, London.
Geddis, Stephen
30 August 1975 (10) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Died two days after being hit by plastic bullet, Divis Flats, Belfast.
Frazer, Robert
30 August 1975 (50) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot while driving away from friend's farm, Ballymoyer, near Whitecross, County Armagh.
McAuley, Denis
30 August 1975 (30) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Harp Bar, Hill Street, Belfast.
Doherty, John
30 August 1975 (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF)
Injured during gun and bomb attack on Harp Bar, Hill Street, Belfast. He died 10 September 1975.
Reid, Joseph
31 August 1975 (46) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot at his farm, Farnaloy, near Keady, County Armagh.
Mullen, Denis
01 September 1975 (36) Catholic
Status: Civilian Political Activist (CivPA), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) member. Shot at his home, Collegeland, near Moy, County Armagh.
Taylor, Thomas
01 September 1975 (50) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Found shot at his TV repair shop, Donegall Street, Belfast.
McKee, James
01 September 1975 (70) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Republican Action Force (RepAF)
Shot during gun attack on Tullyvallen Orange Hall, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
McKee, Ronald
01 September 1975 (40) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Republican Action Force (RepAF)
Shot during gun attack on Tullyvallen Orange Hall, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh. .
Johnston, John
01 September 1975 (80) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Republican Action Force (RepAF)
Shot during gun attack on Tullyvallen Orange Hall, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
McConnell, Nevin
01 September 1975 (40) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Republican Action Force (RepAF)
Shot during gun attack on Tullyvallen Orange Hall, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
Herron, William
01 September 1975 (63) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Republican Action Force (RepAF)
Shot during gun attack on Tullyvallen Orange Hall, Newtownhamilton, County Armagh. He died 3 September 1975.
Shepherd, Leslie
01 September 1975 (24) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at scrapyard, Lisnalinchy, near Glengormley, County Antrim. Catholic owners of the scrapyard were the intended targets.
Cathcart, John
02 September 1975 (37) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his workplace, National Tyre Company, Frederick Street, Belfast.
Hamilton, William
03 September 1975 (63) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his home, Hightown Road, near Belfast, County Antrim.
McGrenaghan, Patricia
03 September 1975 (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at her father's home, Hightown Road, near Belfast, County Antrim.
Lloyd, Robert
05 September 1975 (-9) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed during bomb explosion in foyer of Hilton Hotel, London. Inadequate warning given.
Loohuis, Grace
05 September 1975 (-9) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed during bomb explosion in foyer of Hilton Hotel, London. Inadequate warning given.
McCreight, Robert
07 September 1975 (21) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot at farm, Lylehill, near Templepatrick, County Antrim. Alleged informer.
Craig, Andrew
08 September 1975 (20) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot at corner of Alfred Street and Russell Street, Markets, Belfast.
Quinn, George
09 September 1975 (41) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot near Turf Lodge roundabout, Springfield Road, Belfast.
O'Toole, Michael
10 September 1975 (41) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died two days after being injured by booby trap bomb attached to his car, outside his home, Coast Road, Larne, County Antrim.
Snoddy, John
12 September 1975 (32) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his home, Milltown Avenue, Derriaghy, near Belfast.
Norney, Leo
13 September 1975 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: British Army (BA)
Shot while walking along Shepherd's Path, near Turf Lodge, Belfast.
Hardy, Seamus
14 September 1975 (20) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Found shot in entry, off Columbia Street, Shankill, Belfast.
Doran, Brendan
18 September 1975 (29) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at his workplace, newsagent's, Greenway, Cregagh, Belfast.
Hale, Margaret
22 September 1975 (33) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died two weeks after being injured during gun and bomb attack on McCann's Bar, Ballyhagan, near Loughgall, County Armagh. She was wounded on 4 September 1975.
McGrattan, Marie
02 October 1975 (47) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at her workplace, Casey's Bottling Company, Millfield, Belfast.
Donnelly, Frances
02 October 1975 (35) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at her workplace, Casey's Bottling Company, Millfield, Belfast.
Grogan, Gerard
02 October 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his workplace, Casey's Bottling Company, Millfield, Belfast.
Osbourne, Thomas
02 October 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his workplace, Casey's Bottling Company, Millfield, Belfast. He died 23 October 1975.
Murphy, Thomas
02 October 1975 (29) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in booby trap bomb attack at his photographer's shop, corner of Cranburn Street and Antrim Road, Belfast.
Stewart, John
02 October 1975 (35) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed during gun and bomb attack on McKenna's Bar, Ballyginiff, near Crumlin, County Antrim.
Nicholson, Irene
02 October 1975 (37) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Killed in bomb attack on Anchor Bar, Catherine Street, Killyleagh, County Down.
Winters, Ronald
02 October 1975 (26) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: not known (nk)
Shot at his parents' home, London Road, Belfast.
Swanson, Samuel
02 October 1975 (28) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died when bomb exploded prematurely, while travelling in car along Farrenlester Road, near Coleraine, County Derry.
Dodd, Mark
02 October 1975 (17) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died when bomb exploded prematurely, while travelling in car along Farrenlester Road, near Coleraine, County Derry.
Freeman, Robert
02 October 1975 (17) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died when bomb exploded prematurely, while travelling in car along Farrenlester Road, near Coleraine, County Derry.
Reid, Aubrey
02 October 1975 (25) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died when bomb exploded prematurely, while travelling in car along Farrenlester Road, near Coleraine, County Derry.
Stevenson, William
03 October 1975 (38) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Found shot in Sussex Place, Markets, Belfast.
McGuinness, Alice
06 October 1975 (57) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died three days after being injured during bomb attack on John McKeague's shop, Albertbridge Road, Belfast.
Love, David
06 October 1975 (45) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in bomb explosion shortly after armed robbery, at Roeview Inn, near Limavady, County Derry.
McCann, Richard
08 October 1975 (32) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Died six weeks after being shot at Grove Filling Station, Shore Road, Skegoneill, Belfast.
Gleeson, Edward
09 October 1975 (28) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on British Army (BA) Armoured Personnel Carrier, Lurgancullenboy, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Tuck, Graham
09 October 1975 (23) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in bomb explosion outside Green Park Underground Station, London.
Wray, David
10 October 1975 (18) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA)
Died two weeks after being shot by sniper while on British Army (BA) foot patrol, Iniscarn Road, Creggan, Derry.
Dowds, Ernest
10 October 1975 (21) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Association (UDA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot near his home while walking along Haywood Avenue, off Ormeau Road, Belfast.
McNamee, Sean
10 October 1975 (24) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Shot during armed robbery at his factory, Macweld Engineering, Whiterock Industrial Estate, Belfast.
Baird, Andrew
14 October 1975 (37) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Died three weeks after being injured by booby trap bomb attached to security barrier, Church Street, Portadown, County Armagh.
Robinson, Stewart
14 October 1975 (23) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot in entry off Aberdeen Street, Shankill, Belfast. Internal Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) dispute.
Greer, John
17 October 1975 (30) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Taxi driver. Shot when he arrived at house to pick up passenger, Cavehill Road, Belfast. Assumed to be a Catholic.
Wright, Billy
19 October 1975 (34) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Died two weeks after being shot at his hairdresser's shop, Cabra Road, Dublin.
McKearney, Peter
23 October 1975 (63) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his home, Listamlet, near Moy, County Tyrone.
McKearney, Jane
23 October 1975 (58) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at her home, Listamlet, near Moy, County Tyrone.
Hamilton-Fairley, Gordon
23 October 1975 (45) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Passerby. Killed when bomb attached to the car of Conservative MP Hugh Fraser exploded prematurely, Campden Hill Square, Kensington, London.
Elliman, Robert
29 October 1975 (27) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while in McKenna's Bar, Stanfield Street, Markets, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Griffin, James
29 October 1975 (21) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot at his home, Hill Street, Lurgan, County Armagh.
Kelly, Eileen
30 October 1975 (6) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at her home, Beechmount Grove, Falls, Belfast. Father intended target. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Berry, Thomas
31 October 1975 (27) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot outside Sean Martin's Gaelic Athletic Association Club, Beechfield Street, Short Strand, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
McCusker, Seamus
31 October 1975 (40) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Shot as he walked along New Lodge Road, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
McVeigh, Columba
31 October 1975 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Abducted in the Donaghmore / Dungannon area of County Tyrone. Presumed killed. Body never recovered. Alleged informer.
Fogarty, James
03 November 1975 (22) Catholic
Status: Civilian Political Activist (CivPA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Former Republican Clubs member. Shot at his home, Rock Grove, Ballymurphy, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Irwin, Stanley
05 November 1975 (26) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Republican group (REP)
Shot at his farm, Carrowbeg, Benburb, County Tyrone.
Bell, John
06 November 1975 (59) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot while driving home from work, Ballymoyer, near Newtownhamilton, County Armagh.
Kelly, John
09 November 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot as he walked along Ponsonby Avenue, near to his home, New Lodge, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Nesbitt, Joseph
10 November 1975 (53) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by sniper, while travelling in his car to Gough British Army (BA) base, Armagh, at Caramoyle, near Keady, County Armagh .
McAllister, John
11 November 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot while standing at bus stop, Springfield Road, Ballymurphy, Belfast. A relative of a member of Republican Clubs. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Casey, Comgall
11 November 1975 (18) Catholic
Status: Civilian Political Activist (CivPA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Former Republican Clubs member. Shot at his workplace, joinery firm, Andersonstown, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
McVeigh, Owen
11 November 1975 (28) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Shot at his home, Grosvenor Place, Lower Falls, Belfast. Mistaken for Irish Republican Army (IRA) member. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Brown, John
11 November 1975 (25) Catholic
Status: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at his home, Cooke Place, off Ormeau Road, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Duggan, Michael
12 November 1975 (32) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA)
Chairman of Falls Taxi Association. Shot while in St Paul's Hall, Hawthorne Street, Falls, Belfast. Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) / Irish Republican Army (IRA) feud.
Batey, John
12 November 1975 (59) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by bomb thrown into Scott's Restaurant, Mount Street, Mayfair, London.
McNamee, Thomas
14 November 1975 (55) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died almost one year after being injured in bomb attack on McArdle's Bar, Crossmaglen, County Armagh. He was wounded on 29 November 1974.
Haddock, Thomas
15 November 1975 (51) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot during fracas in Park Bar, Lawther Street, Tiger's Bay, Belfast. Ulster Defence Association (UDA) / Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Clements, Joseph
16 November 1975 (48) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in land mine attack on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, near Sixmilecross, County Tyrone.
Edgson, Audrey
18 November 1975 (45) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by bomb thrown into Walton's Restaurant, Walton Street, Chelsea, London.
Williams, Theodore
18 November 1975 (49) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by bomb thrown into Walton's Restaurant, Walton Street, Chelsea, London.
Francis, Simon
21 November 1975 (29) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed by booby trap bomb hidden in abandoned rifle close to crashed car, Carrive, near Forkhill, County Armagh.
Duncan, James
22 November 1975 (19) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun attack on British Army (BA) observation post, Drummuckavall, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
McDonald, Peter
22 November 1975 (19) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun attack on British Army (BA) observation post, Drummuckavall, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Sampson, Michael
22 November 1975 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot during gun attack on British Army (BA) observation post, Drummuckavall, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Crossan, Francis
25 November 1975 (34) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Abducted while walking along Library Street, off Royal Avenue, Belfast. Found stabbed to death several hours later in entry off Bisley Street, Shankill, Belfast.
Maxwell, Patrick
25 November 1975 (36) Catholic
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by snipers while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Clonavaddy, near Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
Clarke, Samuel
25 November 1975 (35) Protestant
Status: Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot by snipers while on Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) mobile patrol, Clonavaddy, near Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
Stott, Robert
25 November 1975 (22) Protestant
Status: Ulster Defence Regiment (UDR), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Off duty. Shot outside his home, The Fountain, Derry.
McWhirter, Ross
27 November 1975 (50) nfNIB
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Shot at his home, Village Road, Enfield, London.
Hayes, John
29 November 1975 (38) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Defence Association (UDA)
Airport Employee. Killed during bomb explosion in toilets of arrival lounge, Dublin Airport, County Dublin.
Waller, Archibald
29 November 1975 (23) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot while sitting in parked car outside social club, Downing Street, Shankill, Belfast. Internal Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Shaw, Noel
30 November 1975 (19) Protestant
Status: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Found shot on back seat of abandoned taxi, Nixon Street, Shankill, Belfast. Internal Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) feud.
Fox, Paul
01 December 1975 (20) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while in car at car park, King Street, Belfast.
Crawford, Laura
01 December 1975 (25) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in premature bomb explosion while in car at car park, King Street, Belfast.
McNaul, Charles
02 December 1975 (55) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA)
Shot while sitting in Dolphin Restaurant, Strand Road, Derry.
Mitchell, Alexander
02 December 1975 (46) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Irish National Liberation Army (INLA)
Shot while sitting in Dolphin Restaurant, Strand Road, Derry.
Lochrie, James
06 December 1975 (19) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed when land mine exploded prematurely, Kelly's Road, Killeen, County Armagh.
Campbell, Sean
06 December 1975 (20) Catholic
Status: Irish Republican Army (IRA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed when land mine exploded prematurely, Kelly's Road, Killeen, County Armagh.
Trainor, Ronald
15 December 1975 (17) Catholic
Status: Civilian Political Activist (CivPA), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Irish Republican Socialist Party (IRSP) member. Died a short time after being injured during a bomb attack on his home, Ballyoran Park, Portadown, County Armagh.
McDonald, Cyril
18 December 1975 (43) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in bomb attack on British Army (BA) base, Bank Place, near Guildhall Square, Derry.
McInnes, Colin
18 December 1975 (20) nfNI
Status: British Army (BA), Killed by: Irish Republican Army (IRA)
Killed in bomb attack on British Army (BA) base, Bank Place, near Guildhall Square, Derry.
Watters, Hugh
19 December 1975 (60) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Red Hand Commando (RHC)
Killed in car bomb explosion outside Kay's Tavern, Crowe Street, Dundalk, County Louth.
Rooney, Jack
19 December 1975 (61) nfNIRI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Red Hand Commando (RHC)
Injured in car bomb explosion outside Kay's Tavern, Crowe Street, Dundalk, County Louth. He died 22 December 1975.
Brecknell, Trevor
19 December 1975 (35) nfNI
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Originally from England. Shot during gun and bomb attack on Donnelly's Bar, Silverbridge, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Donnelly, Patrick
19 December 1975 (24) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Donnelly's Bar, Silverbridge, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Donnelly, Michael
19 December 1975 (14) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF)
Shot during gun and bomb attack on Donnelly's Bar, Silverbridge, near Crossmaglen, County Armagh.
Hughes, Christine
21 December 1975 (43) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Shot at her home, Mountainview Parade, off Crumlin Road, Belfast.
Mallon, Seamus
30 December 1975 (31) Catholic
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: non-specific Loyalist group (LOY)
Died four days after being injured in bomb attack on Vallelly's Bar, Ardress, near Loughgall, County Armagh.
Beattie, Richard
31 December 1975 (44) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: People's Republican Army (PRA)
Killed in bomb attack on Central Bar, Gilford, County Down.
Scott, William
31 December 1975 (28) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: People's Republican Army (PRA)
Killed in bomb attack on Central Bar, Gilford, County Down.
McCullough, Sylvia
31 December 1975 (31) Protestant
Status: Civilian (Civ), Killed by: People's Republican Army (PRA)
Injured in bomb attack on Central Bar, Gilford, County Down. She died on 1 January 1976.

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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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