Doherty Kieran – PIRA



Address: Commedagh Drive, Andersonstown.
Commemorating: Provisional Irish Republican Army - Kieran Doherty, 1981 hunger striker.
Commissioned by: Not known [PIRA].
Date unveiled: 29 July 2001

Memorial stone. Inscription reads: “Oglaigh na hEireann I gcuimhne ar Vol. Kieran Doherty T.D. Briogaid Bheal Feirste Of 54 Commedagh Drive Rugadh 16u Deireadh Fomhair 1955 Elected T.D. for Cavan/Monaghan 11th June 1981 A fuair bas 2u Lunasa 1981 after 73 days on hunger strike in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh ‘It is not those who can inflict the most, but those who endure the most who will conquer in the end’ “.