Sergeant George Griffths Pfeiffer

Sergeant George Griffths Pfeiffer

Louisville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Wednesday, July 18, 1923

Add to My Heroes

George Griffths Pfeiffer

Sergeant George Pfeiffer succumbed to injuries sustained almost eight months earlier while investigating a car crash on River Road near the Cutoff Bridge.

He was directing traffic around a car accident when he was struck by a vehicle.

Sergeant Pfeiffer was a U.S. Army veteran of World War I and had served with the Louisville Police Department for five years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Thursday, November 30, 1922

accident scene, directing traffic

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

Sgt. Pfeiffer,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the U.S. Army during World War I.


United States Border Patrol

July 18, 2023

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.