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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Would love to have met him.

Tom Kaemmerling
William was my paternal grandfather's (Thomas) brother.

January 16, 2020

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