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Patrolman John Francis Smith | Lynn Police Department, Massachusetts Lynn Police Department, Massachusetts

Patrolman

John Francis Smith

Lynn Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch: Sunday, August 19, 1934

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 45

Tour: 18 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Animal related

Incident Date: Not available

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Patrolman John Smith succumbed to injuries sustained two years earlier when he was dragged 100 feet while trying to stop a pair of runaway horses.

He was able to return to light duty and continue working for the department. Approximately two years after the initial injury he had to receive emergency surgery and died approximately one week later.

Patrolman Smith had served with the Lynn Police Department for 18 years. He was survived by his wife and nine children.

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Patrolman Smith,
On today, the 82nd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Lynn. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
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United States Border Patrol
August 19, 2016

 

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