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Soldiers Details
Soldiers Name:Robert Hill Other Names: W
Also Known As: Robert 
Marital Status :Single Age at Death: 22 Civilian Job: Joiner
Service Details
Enlistment Date: 17/02/1984 Service No: 24635722
Rank: Pte
Regiment: UDR Battalion: 3 UDR Company: E Company
Service Type: Part Time    
Details of Incident
On or Off Duty: Off Date of Death: 01/07/1986  
County: Down Location:Drumaness

Details:
Killed by an IRA booby trap bomb under his car outside his home. Wreckage from the car was found over a 100 metre radius and his personal protection weapon was found in a nearby garden. A senior police officer described the device as one of the worst he had ever seen. 157th UDR soldier to be killed.
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