Robert James Buchanan

Died =>20 March 1989

Force => Royal Ulster Constabulary

Rank =>Superintendent

Age =>55

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>On Duty

Having travelled to Dundalk with a colleague to discuss a possible joint RUC/Garda operation they they were on their way home on the Edenappa Road near Jonesborough, Co. Armagh. Just a few hundred yards over the border they were ambushed and fatally shot.