Alexander Donaldson

Died =>28 February 1985

Force => Royal Ulster Constabulary

Rank =>Chief Inspector

Age =>41

Cause =>Homicide - Bomb

Duty Status =>On Duty

Killed alongside eight other officers when Newry RUC Station came under heavy mortar attack by terrorists and the canteen was destroyed by a direct hit.


Chief Inspector Donaldson’s brother, Constable Samuel Donaldson, died on 12th August 1970, after being fatally injured by a terrorist booby-trap bomb.