The 1st Catholic UDR soldier to die
in the troubles. Pte Russell was murdered as he watched television
when an IRA gunman forced his way into the Russell's home shooting
Sean twice. Sean had been a member of the UDR from it's formation,
in the days that followed the murder the IRA targeted Catholic members
of the regiment with the aim of forcing them to leave.
of Honour for ex members of the Regiment.
the story by the sister of Private Roger Love.
Private Love murdered
in 1991 & this article tells you how his sister heard the news