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Gerry Fitt’s wife describes break-in by mob

Title
Gerry Fitt’s wife describes break-in by mob
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:02:38
Description
Interview with Anne Fitt, wife of SDLP leader and founder Gerry Fitt, on a violent intrusion into the family home by a mob of 30 or more men and women. She praises her husband’s courage and calmness and says her young daughter appealed to the intruders not to kill her daddy. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Anne Fitt
Keywords
Internal politics; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; SDLP; Gerry Fitt; Anne Fitt

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