Samuel Richard David Houston QPM
Died =>26 June 1972
Force => Royal Ulster Constabulary
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.