Policeman Edward C. Plenskofski

Policeman Edward C. Plenskofski

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, August 8, 1927

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Edward C. Plenskofski

Policeman Edward Plenskofski died of injuries suffered the previous day when he was struck by a trolley, at 5th Street and Snyder Avenue, while rushing to help injured people in a car crash.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by streetcar
  • Incident Date Sunday, August 7, 1927

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 85th 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
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

August 8, 2012

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