Operation Motorman

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22,000 British soldiers were involved in retaking the “no-go” areas of Derry and Belfast in Operation Motorman, in July 1972. This is the seventh mural from the Bogside Artists in what would become The People’s Gallery. The plaque is from 2007.

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Copyright © 2001 Peter Moloney

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