Police Officer Edward Dellmore

Police Officer Edward Dellmore

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, Missouri

End of Watch Sunday, October 25, 1908

Edward Dellmore

Officer Dellmore succumbed to injuries received in May 1908 when he was attacked by a prisoner. The prisoner punched and kicked Officer Dellmore in the head and stomach. After the assault Officer Dellmore complained of stomach pains but continued working. In October 1908 he became ill and within two weeks passed away. His death was determined to be caused by a blood clot on the brain and abdominal abscess.
At the time of his death had been with the agency for 13 months.

Bio

  • Age 25
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Incident Date Friday, May 1, 1908
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Not available

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 101rst anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya

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October 25, 2009

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