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Patrolman Lawrence R Gallagher | New York City Police Department, New York New York City Police Department, New York

Patrolman

Lawrence R Gallagher

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch: Tuesday, July 14, 1936

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: Not available

Badge # 4733

Cause: Electrocuted

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Patrolman Lawrence Gallagher was electrocuted in front of 3195 Boston Road when he attempted to rescue three people who were trapped in a car that was in direct contact with a live electrical wire.

One occupant of the vehicle was also killed.

Patrolman Gallagher was assigned to the 47th Precinct in the Bronx. He was survived by his mother.

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Patrolman Gallagher,
On today, the 81st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of New York City. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
July 14, 2017

 

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