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Born in: Euskadi
Age: 38
Offspring: 0
Marital status: Single
Job: Juez de Paz de Lemona, gestionaba el bar la Herradura y era conductor de ambulancia
Date of the attack: 08/07/1978
Place of the attack: Lemoa
Weapon: Pistola
Killed by: ETA

Description

Javier Jáuregui Bernaola was the local magistrate of the town of Lemona (Vizcaya). On 8 July 1978, he was assassinated by ETA in his family’s bar. Javier was serving in the bar when two terrorists with masked faces came in and asked him if he was Javier Jáuregui. He answered that he was and tried to calm the situation, but they shot him four times from point-blank range in the chest and once in the arm. He was killed instantly. Javier was 38 years old and unmarried.