Funeral of 31 year old Mrs Maura Meehan - Maura and her sister Dorothy Maguire were the first members of Cumann na mBan, the Women's IRA, to die in the recent Troubles.  They died in a disputed shooting incident involving a British Army patrol in the Lower Falls. They were allegedly sounding the car horn of a vehicle driven by William Patrick Davidson to warn local residents of the presence of soldiers. The soldiers claimed that a gun was pointed at them.  19711023042MM3..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.
Funeral of 31 year old Mrs Maura Meehan - Maura and her sister Dorothy Maguire were the first members of Cumann na mBan, the Women's IRA, to die in the recent Troubles. They died in a disputed shooting incident involving a British Army patrol in the Lower Falls. They were allegedly sounding the car horn of a vehicle driven by William Patrick Davidson to warn local residents of the presence of soldiers. The soldiers claimed that a gun was pointed at them. 19711023042MM3..Copyright Image from...
more »

Filename: Meehan_Maura_funeral_19711023042MM3.jpg
Copyright