Three RUC officers who were inside Springfield Road Police Station when the bomb which killed Sergeant Michael Willets, Parachute Regiment, exploded: L to R - Sergeant John McGowan, Inspector Ted Nurse and Sergeant Davy Wilson. When the bomb was tossed into the police station Sergeant Willets immediately thrust two children into a corner and stood between them and the bomb. For his exceptional bravery he wa awarded the George Cross. Inspector Nurse for his part in the incident was awarded the George Medal. 197105260227
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