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Captain Moses Harry Straus | Bethlehem Police Department, Pennsylvania Bethlehem Police Department, Pennsylvania


Moses Harry Straus

Bethlehem Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Friday, June 3, 1932

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 47

Tour: 26 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Struck by vehicle

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Captain Moses Straus was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic on William Penn Highway at the scene of a fire.

He was waiting for the fire apparatus to arrive when the accident occurred.

Captain Straus had served with the Bethlehem Police Department for 26 years, and had previously served as a patrolman for the Lehigh Valley Railroad Police. He is survived by his wife, two sons, two daughters, and eight siblings.

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
June 3, 2015


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