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Title
mni01811
Creator
Crowley, Tony
Publication Information
Claremont Colleges Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Murals of Northern Ireland
Rights Information
Physical rights are retained by the photographer, Tony Crowley. Copyright is retained by the photographer
Description
Memorial plaque, Iveagh Drive/Iveagh Crescent, West Belfast. Plaque commemorating the death of Angela Gallagher, 'Here Marks the Spot where Baby Angela Gallagher aged 17 months was shot while strolling to the sweet shop with her sister Paula on the 3rd September 1971.' Angela Gallagher was shot while in a pram during an IRA sniper attack on a British Army Foot Patrol, 3rd September 1971. On 6 September 2007 the IRA released a statement admitting that one of its members fired the shot which ricocheted off a wall and struck the child and apologised to the family.
Non-aligned
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/mni/id/717
Language
English
Subject
Plaques, plaquettes
Nationalist
Non-aligned
Time Period
2007
Source
Scanned from original photograph.
Relation
Murals of Northern Ireland Collection http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/mni

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