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Portrait of James Nevill.

Portrait of James Nevill.
Portrait of James Nevill.
Portrait of James Nevill.
Portrait of James Nevill.
Portrait of James Nevill.
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James Nevill was the head of the Scotland Yard Bomb Squad. He was Detective Chief Superintendent in 1975 at the height of a Provisional Irish Republican Army bombing campaign in London, the police cornered four IRA gunmen in a flat in Balcombe Street where they took a middle aged couple hostage. He served in World War II in the Royal Fusiliers. He was born on 20 February 1927 and died on 12 December 2007.


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