An old woman, a rosary dangling from her neck, clasps her hands on finding a British Army sharpshooter on her door step in Belfast’s market area as troops flushed out snipers barricaded in bakery in Northern Ireland capital on August 11, 1971. (AP Photo)

An old woman, a rosary dangling from her neck, clasps her hands on finding a British Army sharpshooter on her door step in Belfast’s market area as troops flushed out snipers barricaded in bakery in Northern Ireland capital on August (AP Photo)

On January 30, 1972, 26 unarmed civil rights protestors were shot by members of the British army, with the above photograph serving as an incredibly haunting image to document the terrible day.

An Incredible Photograph Of Ireland’s ‘Bloody Sunday’

Ireland’s bloody Sunday - On January 26 unarmed civil rights protesters were shot by members of the British army.

Two Dirty Boys Stand in Front of Ira Graffiti in Northern Ireland

Two Dirty Boys Stand in Front of Ira Graffiti in Northern Ireland

Two Dirty Boys Stand in Front of Ira Graffiti in Northern Ireland.History of the Troubles

Bloody Sunday:  January 30, 1972 14 unarmed peaceful protestors killed in the streets in Derry, Northern Ireland.

Bloody Sunday, Derry, Civil Rights marcher Bernard McGuigan was waving a white flag and helping another victim when he was shot dead by British soldiers.

A child points a stick gun at a British soldier in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Photo by Stan Grossfeld.

changes or developments in the action - this is another image that I think shows that the child turns into a soldier as the child is pointing a gun at another soldier.

Belfast-The notorious Divis Flats complex is now all demolished except the Divis Tower, it was a heavy duty Republican stronghold with serious IRA activity. The first child to die in the troubles died here, 9 year old Patrick Rooney. During the height of the troubles the British Army put an'Spy Post' on the roof of Divis Tower the tallest building but the area was so dangerous the soldiers could only be resupplied by helicopter there was no way they could come down the stairs.

The Troubles : Child with Burning Cars Divis Flats : Belfast : Northern Ireland

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