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Catherine 'Kathleen' Duffy

Catherine 'Kathleen' Duffy

Key Facts

Occupation/Rank: Shop Assistant

Date of Death: 15/16 April 1941

Place of Death: 11 Lincoln Avenue

Age: 19

Kathleen had been in Ballynahinch staying with family friends over the Easter 1941 holiday.

She was due back to work in Belfast on Tuesday 15 April.

Her house on Lincoln Avenue was bombed as a direct hit and Kathleen was killed along with her father James, her sister Josephine and her brother Seamus.

Related People

Surname Forename(s) Age Occupation/Rank Date of Death Place of Death  
Duffy James 51 Ex RIR/RIC 15/16 April 1941 11 Lincoln Avenue View
Duffy Josephine 13 - 15/16 April 1941 11 Lincoln Avenue View
Duffy James 'Seamus' Michael Collins 10 - 15/16 April 1941 11 Lincoln Avenue, Antrim Road View

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