Police Officer James A. McKale, Jr.

Police Officer James A. McKale, Jr.

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, September 15, 1974

James A. McKale, Jr.

Officer McKale was killed in an automobile accident on West River Drive near the Strawberry Mansion Bridge.

Officer McKale was a U.S Navy veteran and had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for three and a half years.

Bio

  • Age 28
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge 5139
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 36th 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

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater

September 16, 2010

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