Donald Killeen

Donald Killeen

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Donald Killeen September 14, 1923 South Boston, Massachusetts-May 13, 1972 Framingham, Massachusetts was an Irish-American mob boss who controlled criminal activity, primarily bookmaking in South Boston, Massachusetts, during the 1960s and 1970s. He owned and managed a bar called 'The Transit Cafe' on West Broadway in the Boston Navy Yard located in the Charlestown, Massachusetts] neighbourhood. The 'Transit Cafe' would later be taken over by James J. Bulger and managed by Winter Hill Gang mob associate Kevin Weeks. Donald was the eldest of four brothers including Kenneth, Edward and George. His two brothers Edward and George followed Donald into a life of organized crime. His last name is derived from Killen, County Tyrone in Ireland. His brother George was the first brother to be murdered, George was found shot to death in the North End, Boston neighbourhood in 1950.show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • Cel Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135809237
  • 9786135809237