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THREE SCOTTISH SOLDIERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1053: tabled on 13 March 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 11 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House recalls the murder of the three Scottish soldiers, Dougal McCaughey aged 23 years old, John McCraig aged 17 years old and Joseph McCraig aged 18 years old, in Belfast on 10 March 1971 by the IRA; notes that in Belfast a time of quiet reflection is held as a tribute to their memory; and this House conveys to its families our sincere thoughts and prayers and grateful thanks for the courage, bravery and dedication that their lives exemplified.