Samuel Richard David Houston QPM

Died =>26 June 1972

Force => Royal Ulster Constabulary

Rank =>Constable

Age =>22

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>On Duty

Shot and fatally wounded while on duty at a security barrier in the town centre when he attempted to arrest one of three suspected terrorists who were planning a bomb attack on The Stables Bar, Water Street, Newry, County Down. Posthumously awarded the Queen’s Police Medal for Gallantry.