A part- time soldier
as well as a postman, he was on his normal rounds near the village
of Rock, Co Tyrone when he was attacked by the IRA from both sides
of the road while he was driving his post van, although John was
able to draw his pistol he wasn't able to return fire.
As well as being in the UDR John Eaglesham
had been in the regular army as well as the TAVR.
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