Robert Nairac – Undercover Soldier & Hero His Capture & Death

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Robert Nairac

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Robert Nairac in his Grenadier Guards uniform
Born(1948-08-31)31 August 1948
Mauritius
Died15 May 1977(1977-05-15) (aged 28)
Republic of Ireland
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branchFlag of the British Army.svgBritish Army
Years of service1972 – 1977
RankCaptain
UnitGrenadier Guards
Battles/warsOperation Banner
AwardsGeorge Cross

The views and opinions expressed in this page and  documentaries are soley intended to educate and provide background information to those interested in the Troubles of Northern Ireland. They in no way reflect my own opinions and I take no responsibility for any inaccuracies or factual errors

BBC Panorama – Bandit Country, South Armagh

Captain Robert Laurence Nairac

31 August 1948 –15 May 1977

Captain Robert Laurence Nairac GC (31 August 1948 –15 May 1977) was a British Army officer who was abducted from a pub in Dromintee, south County Armagh, during an undercover operation and…

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