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poacher

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Mccombes bakery snugville st
« on: April 13, 2019, 10:11:50 AM »
Could anybody tell which regiment was Stationed there when the bakery was attacked by the men from the shankill and the date please

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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2019, 10:59:14 AM »
Out of curiosity, why ?
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Re: Mccombes bakery snugville st
« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2019, 11:41:39 AM »
Just to solve a dispute me and my wife she says the parachute regiment I think it was the Kings own or Queens own

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« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2019, 11:44:51 AM »
If you google Operation Banner it will throw up a load of information , there might be something there to help you.
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Re: Mccombes bakery snugville st
« Reply #4 on: April 13, 2019, 12:43:09 PM »
King's, according to this from the Belfast Telegraph of 28 September 1970:




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Re: Mccombes bakery snugville st
« Reply #5 on: April 13, 2019, 12:47:44 PM »
1st Battalion (same article and date):



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Re: Mccombes bakery snugville st
« Reply #6 on: April 13, 2019, 12:48:35 PM »
Good one CMcG .
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Re: Mccombes bakery snugville st
« Reply #7 on: April 13, 2019, 12:52:43 PM »
Thankyou everyone