The Bloody Sunday victims: Their stories and what the 2010 Saville report said about them

Bloody Sunday – January 30th, 1972

Jackie Duddy (17) was born at Springtown camp, one of a family of 15. He worked at a local factory, but his passion was boxing and he had fought throughout Ireland. He was killed by a single shot to the back in the courtyard of the Rossville Flats. The photograph of his body being carried while Fr Daly waved a white handkerchief remains an enduring image of the day.

What the Saville report said: He was the first casualty of gunfire after soldiers had gone into the Bogside, and was most...
source: Irish Times

2019-03-15 00:43
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