Police & army at the scene of a Provisional IRA 200lb boobytrap bomb explosion at Clare, near Cookstown, Co Tyrone, N Ireland, on 7th February 1976. Intended to lure police or army personnel to investigate what appeared to be a crashed car in a field the innocent victims were instead  a teenage brother and sister who lived nearby and as Good Samaritans had stopped to investigate. The brother and sister who died were Rachel McLernon, 21 years, and Robert McLernon, 16 years. 197602080084b..Copyright Image from Victor Patterson, 54 Dorchester Park, Belfast, UK, BT9 6RJ..Tel: +44 28 9066 1296.Mob: +44 7802 353836.Voicemail +44 20 8816 7153.Skype: victorpattersonbelfast.Email: victorpatterson@me.com.Email: victorpatterson@ireland.com (back-up)..IMPORTANT: If you wish to use this image or any other of my images please go to www.victorpatterson.com and click on the Terms & Conditions. Then contact me by email or phone with the reference number(s) of the image(s) concerned.
Police & army at the scene of a Provisional IRA 200lb boobytrap bomb explosion at Clare, near Cookstown, Co Tyrone, N Ireland, on 7th February 1976. Intended to lure police or army personnel to investigate what appeared to be a crashed car in a field the innocent victims were instead a teenage brother and sister who lived nearby and as Good Samaritans had stopped to investigate. The brother and sister who died were Rachel McLernon, 21 years, and Robert McLernon, 16 years....
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