I only ever worked with 22, 39, 45, and 40, and was posted to 4, 5, and 47 regiments, can't remember which batteries.Yup.
The Java refers to 137 Java Bty. though I actually did ex's with all of the bty's.
The slut that I am.
Found this ref. the Irish security forces. It's right at the bottom of this page.
Annual Killings by Military and Paramilitary Groups (1969-2001) Source: CAIN Web Service Year Republican Loyalist British Others Total 1969 3 3 10 0 16 1970 18 1 5 2 26 1971 98 21 45 7 171 1972 265…belfastchildis.com
IRISH REPUBLIC’S FORCES (5)
The Irish Republic’s armed forces have killed 2 members of the IRA, 1 during an attempted escape from a prison (1975), and 1 during an armed robbery (198. They have killed 2 members of the INLA, 1 during a gun battle (1987), and 1 also during an armed robbery (1997). They have also killed 1 member of the rIRA, again during an armed robbery (199
Joking aside, protection of cash movements was a big effort. I had the opportunity to watch a delivery/pickup to a small town bank (we were having a meal in the cafe opposite). Section sttrength uniformed DF in Landcruisers and presumably some plain clothes Garda.Clearly, the Irish armed forces have got form for armed robberies ...
I have two - one is an update I think. I have begun compiling a spreadsheet on selected criteria - it is huge and I will probably change the criteria as I learn more, but it will allow me to make probing summaries from the numbers - it is the defining of the criteria vis a vis the accuracy and consistency of the detail. It took the authors seven years to write it.Lost lives, there was something weird on that one, apparently the writers got a grant to write it and made another lump of money when it sold out on royalties.
If that’s the case there should have been one delivered to every household in NI.
My own copy walked ages ago.