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17/10/2021

Bloody Sunday cameraman passes away

Cyril Cave, the BBC cameraman who filmed Father Edward Daly waving a blood-stained handkerchief as a dying Jackie Duddy was carried along a street on Bloody Sunday, has died at the age of 91.

Bloody Sunday cameraman passes away

Cyril Cave, the BBC cameraman who filmed Father Edward Daly waving a blood-stained handkerchief as a dying Jackie Duddy was carried along a street on Bloody Sunday, has died at the age of 91.

Mr Cave was born in Holywood in County Down and began his career as a newspaper photographer with the Lurgan Mail before moving to the Belfast Telegraph.

He started work as a news cameraman with BBC Northern Ireland in the 1960s.

He died in Castlewellan in County Down on Tuesday.

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