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mural IRA women in Belfast, Wandbild

Wandbild in Ballymurphy (West-Belfast, Irland) für getötete Frauen, zum Teil Angehörige der IRA bzw. der irisch-republikanischen Frauenarmee Cumann na mBan.


Info: Portraits of six women republicans with a stylised female republican holding a rifle. Women of the Cumann na mBan are shown in military uniform with republican flags. From Sutton, The women pictured are Anne Marie Pettigrew (died when her bomb detonated prematurely), Maura Meehan (30-year old IRA volunteer who was shot and killed by the British Army in October 1971 as she warned residents of British Army house raids in Cape Street in the Lower Falls, Belfast), Anne Parker (an 18-year old IRA bomber who died in a premature bomb explosion on North Howard Street, Lowe Falls, Belfast in August 1972), Catherine McGartland, Eileen Mackin (a 14-year old shot by a sniper whilst walking along Springhill Avenue in May 1973) and Dorothy Maguire (a 19-year old IRA volunteer shot and killed with Maura Meehan).

Quelle/Source: Mural Directory

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Taken on August 2, 2007