Niall Army Chaplin in 1966

Photo shows Niall in his role of Army Chaplin taking part in the 1916 – 1966 commemoration ceremony

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What the Doctor said in evidence

Details from the transcript of the Trial in 1986

‘ Groarke to Dr O Sullivan

OSullivan : I arrived at 2:00 am

Groarke : You didn’t disturb him in any way ?

Drr O’Sullivan :  No. He was covered with a blanket or something when I went in and I didn’t realize why he had died until I removed the blanket from his face.’

Dr O Sullivan was not questioned any further on the cause of death