Jack Barnhill, Ulster Unionist, senator, Stormont Parliament, N Ireland. Senator Barnhill was fatally shot when he answered the doorbell of his home near the Tyrone-Donegal border with the Rep of Ireland on 12 December 1971. The Official IRA subsequently claimed that it had not been their intention to kill Senator Barnhill but he grappled with the men who had come to plant the bomb. 197112120555c. 555/71, linenhall..Copyright Image from Victor Patterson, 54 Dorchester Park, Belfast, UK, BT9...more »
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