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IRA proxy bomb victim’s wife couldn’t believe he was dead

IRA proxy bomb victim’s wife couldn’t believe he was dead

THE widow of Derry IRA proxy bomb victim Patsy Gillespie has revealed how she struggled to believe he was dead. Mr Gillespie (42) was killed after being forced to drive a 1,000lb bomb into the permanent British army checkpoint at Coshquin in October 1990. He and five British soldiers died in the subsequent...

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