Patrick “Paddy” Doherty was born in 1926 and and died in 2016.
was a Northern Irish activist from Derry.
As the vice-chairman of the Derry Citizens Defence Association, he played a major role in the events of August 1969 which culminated in the Battle of the Bogside.
He was a leading figure in Free Derry in the years following its establishment.
Paddy Doherty passed away at 89 yrs old.