Police Officer William F. Kaemmerling

Police Officer William F. Kaemmerling

Milwaukee Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Saturday, January 28, 1922

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William F. Kaemmerling

Police Officer William Kaemmerling succumbed to injuries sustained eight days earlier when his motorcycle struck a mail carrier's car while he was patrolling Grand Avenue (modern day Wisconsin Avenue), between 13th Street and 14th Street.

Officer Kaemmerling had served with the Milwaukee Police Department for five years.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Friday, January 20, 1922

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Officer Kaemmerling,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Milwaukee. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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January 28, 2022

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