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Number of Officers killed July-Sept 1966.

East     33                       Midwest     7          West     3          North     0          Total     43        
Other Ranks.
East     153                     Midwest     14          West     3          North     0          Total     170
             N/112Capt. G.N.E. Ugoala was removed from hospital, and killed.  N/185 Major C.J Anuforo and,
             N/73 Major D.O. Okafor were killed by Capts. Renawa and Bali at Abeokuta.                                
Army  Officers of Nothern origin involved in the senseless killings of July-Sept. 1966.
          Government House Ibadan;       Major T.Y. Danjuma, arrested the Supreme Commander and handed him over to the Junior officers to be tortured,and killed.  Major Danjuma coordinated Ibadan
Operations.  N/404, Lt. W.G. Walbe, N/364, Lt. G.A. Paiko. W.O.  1 (one) Bako, W.O. 11(two) Useni,
Lt. Bello (A.D.C to the Supreme Commander), these are the men that tortured and killed General Ironsi, and Lt. Col. Francis Fajuyi, the Military Governor Western  Region.