Bloody Sunday

1. After bloody Sunday the IRA retaliated but how?

  • They attacked the 1 PARA base in Britain homeland and killed kitchen staff, a priest and a gardener
  • They set off mail bombs at the 1 PARA troops
  • They bombed the 1 PARA base in Britain claiming many cassulties
  • They took troops as hostages
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2. It is thought that around 15000 marchers would march in 1972 on Bloody Sunday. But where we they to march to?

  • The Derry town centre
  • Protestant controlled areas
  • Catholic controlled areas
  • Dublin

3. The 1 PARA troops were stationed to divert the marchers. What casualties occurred during the march?

  • 13 dead unarmed men, 17 injured
  • 13 dead mean including 1 soldier and 17 injured
  • 13 dead men
  • 17 injured

4. The 1960s movement for inequalities was against the Catholic versus Protestant violence. In January of 1969, Catholic organised marchers were attacked by protestants, but were?

  • Battle of Burnthall at Bridge
  • The Bogside march
  • Battle of Bogside
  • The Derry march

5. After this a trial was held only 10 weeks later. What story did the troops maintain?

  • They were shot at first
  • They were only obeying orders
  • They were at fault
  • the dead men were all IRA activists who were shooting aimlessly at the crowd


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