Guardsman George Lockhart

Campaign:

Northern Ireland


Died:

26.9.1972

Aged 24.
Died four days after being shot by a sniper while on foot patrol in the Bogside in Londonderry on the 26.09.1972.

Memorial(s):

Country Location Name of Memorial Campaign Names Date(s)
Scotland Glasgow Cathedral Cathedral Square Glasgow Glasgow Strathclyde G4 0RH Glasgow Cathedral Memorial Plaque to Scots Guardsmen killed in Northern Ireland Northern Ireland
George Lockhart 26-9-1972 View

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