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Soldiers Details
Soldiers Name:James McClintock Other Names:
Also Known As: James 
Marital Status :Married Age at Death: 57 Civilian Job: BT Driver
Service Details
Enlistment Date: 04/03/1970 Service No: 24199477
Rank: Cpl
Regiment: UDR Battalion: 5 UDR Company: B Company
Service Type: EX PT    
Details of Incident
On or Off Duty: NA Date of Death: 18/11/1981  
County: Londonderry Location:Londonderry

Details:
Shot by the IRA not far from his home. The gunmen parked at a spot where they knew he would have to slow down to negotiate a bad bend and opened fire. A farmer who came upon the scene on a tractor was also fired on and injured. The following day his wife's cousin John McKeegan, a serving soldier, was killed by the IRA. Left the Regiment in 1981 - 28th ex UDR soldier to be killed.
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