John McErlean, 29 years, married, Archdale Park, Newtownabbey, a butcher, who was shot dead, 23rd May 1975, along with his brother, Thomas McErlean, by the Protestant Action, PAF, a cover name for the Ulster Volunteer Force, UVF. They were playing cards in a flat, apartment, in the loyalist Mount Vernon Estate with Protestant workmates from a local meat processing plant. Several years later two men were convicted of the double murder. 197505230465TME
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