#OnThisDay in 1972 the IRA murdered Anthony Philip David, 24. Marine soldier from Wales, fatally shot on 16/9/72 while driving an army vehicle, Falls Rd. Died 1 mth later #OTD. Tour ended on the day Marine David died. Regiment also did youth community work
Left to die & the IRA Some died later. A reminder that not all victims died immediately. For some & their famlies, the act of murder began a difficult journey. A time of news-getting, pain, watching, anxiety, hope & heartbreak. Longer term maybe the death from murder unrecognised

8:11 AM Β· Oct 17, 2021

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