“I ndíl cuimhne Óglach Jim McKernan executed by the British Army near this spot 14th September 1986. Fuair sé bás ar son saoirse na hÉireann. [He died for the cause of Ireland’s freedom]” McKernan was killed in a gun battle between an IRA unit and a British Army foot patrol. Andersonstown Road at Ballyowen.
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