Captain Anthony Pollen was a member of the Coldstream Guards. He was shot dead by republicans on 14 April 1974, while attempting to photograph a demonstration in Derry's Bogside. According to journalist Mark Urban, he was a member of the Londonderry Detachment of 14 Intelligence Company at the time.
- Mark Urban, Big Boys' Rules: The SAS and the Secret Struggle Against the IRA, Faber and Faber, 1992, p.42.
- Ciarán MacAirt, Brian Nelson: Diminishing Responsibility, scribd.com, p.5.