Police Officer Ellsworth W. Cordes

Police Officer Ellsworth W. Cordes

Seattle Police Department, Washington

End of Watch Saturday, December 31, 1932

Ellsworth W. Cordes

Officer Ellsworth Cordes was killed when the driver of a car stuck his motorcycle.

Officer Cordes had been a member of the Seattle Police Department for two years and was survived by his wife and daughter.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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In 2014, Ellsworth Cordes was posthumously awarded the Washington Law Enforcement Medal of Honor.

Officer Mike Severance
Seattle Police Department (Retired)

April 4, 2015

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