After the Funeral Killings: 1988, by Philip Gilbert (story details)

Story Title: After the Funeral Killings: 1988, by Philip Gilbert

Collection: A Long Long War (collection)
Organisation: Wharton, Ken. (individual compiler)

One of the personal accounts by former members of the British security forces - mainly the British Army - who served in Northern Ireland during the period of the conflict. This story was published by Ken Wharton in his book 'A Long Long War' (2008).

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Title
After the Funeral Killings: 1988, by Philip Gilbert (story details)
Description
One of the personal accounts by former members of the British security forces - mainly the British Army - who served in Northern Ireland during the period of the conflict. This story was published by Ken Wharton in his book 'A Long Long War' (2008).
Creator
Ken Wharton
Subject
Personal accounts by former members of the British Army detailing their experience in Northern Ireland during the conflict.
Publisher
Helion and Company Limited
Date
2008
Format
Text
Language
English
Coverage
Northern Ireland; 1969 to 2007
CAIN: Sutton's Index of Deaths: 14 March 1988
CAIN: Sutton's Index of Deaths: 19 March 1988
Story Title
After the Funeral Killings: 1988, by Philip Gilbert
Story Available
Not on-line. Story available in published book.
Story Format
Text (pages 405-407; 448-449 in the book)
Story Source
Story contained in:
Wharton, Ken. (2008). A Long Long War: Voices from the British Army in Northern Ireland 1969-98.. Solihull: Helion & Company.
Interviewee Surname
Gilbert
Interviewee Forename(s)
Philip
Interviewee Gender
Male
Occupation during conflict
British soldier, Member of British Army (BA), 1 Scots (Formerly 1 Royal Scots)
Status
Former member of British Army (BA), former member of Security Forces
Published Format
Document
Themes/Topics Mentioned
Security Forces
Dates Mentioned
14 March 1988, 16 March 1988, 19 March 1988 [1980s], 24 November 1992 [1990s]
Places Mentioned
Bessbrook Mill [south Armagh, Northern Ireland]
Organisations Mentioned
British Army (BA)
Specific Deaths Mentioned
Kevin McCracken (14 March 1988);
Kerek Wood (19 March 1988);
Robert Howes (19 March 1988)

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Title
A Long Long War (collection)
Description
A collection of personal accounts from former members of the British armed forces who served in Northern Ireland during the conflict. The collection was published as a book which was written and compiled by Ken Wharton.
Creator
Ken Wharton
Subject
Personal accounts by former members of the British Army detailing their experience in Northern Ireland during the conflict.
Publisher
Helion and Company Limited
Date
2008
Relation
Wharton, Ken. (2008). A Long Long War: Voices from the British Army in Northern Ireland 1969-98. Solihull: Helion & Company.
Format
Text
Language
English

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Title
Wharton, Ken. (individual compiler)
Description
Ken Wharton is a former British Army soldier who has compiled personal accounts of the experiences of soldiers who served in Northern Ireland during the conflict.
He has published a number of books containing collections of stories. His first book was 'A Long Long War' and was published in 2008.
Creator
Ken Wharton
Subject
Personal accounts by former members of the British Army detailing their experience in Northern Ireland during the conflict.
Publisher
Helion and Company Limited
Date
2008-

Citation

Ken Wharton. (2008). After the Funeral Killings: 1988, by Philip Gilbert. Helion and Company Limited.
Accounts of the Conflict; Accessed: 7 October 2022 <http://accounts.ulster.ac.uk/repo24/items/show/3013>

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