Irish Republican Richard Behal Part 3.(video)

Irish Republican Richard Behal was instrumental in organising an operation to attack the British naval boat HMS Brave Border with an anti-tank weapon in Waterford . He was arrested and remanded  to Limerick prison from where he made a daring  escape, using a hack-saw to cut through the iron bars of the cell window.

Richard Behal on the run photographed London with his friend Olive Dignam.

 Photographed in London with his friend Olive Dignam.

He became the first Irish person to be regarded as a Political Refugee by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. In addition In 1973  Behal was appointed the head of an international office for Provisional Sinn Fein in Europe.

 

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