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Army maps found in Derry skip

Title
Army maps found in Derry skip
Genre
Interview
TX Date
30 Aug 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:03:43
Description
Mervyn Jess interviews Democratic Unionist politician, Gregory Campbell about his discovery of secret maps on a rubbish skip in a public area of Derry that could have helped the IRA plan attacks on British soldiers. The restricted maps show UK military bases in West Germany and the routes between them. Broadcast on Downtown Radio in Northern Ireland.
Contributors
Downtown Radio; Mervyn Jess; Gregory Campbell
Keywords
Data protection; Armed forces; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; UK; IRA; Derry; Army; Londonderry; Germany FR; Maps; Official publications

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