Police Officer Harry Thomas Shipley

Police Officer Harry Thomas Shipley

Chattanooga Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Sunday, October 4, 1953

Add to My Heroes

Harry Thomas Shipley

Police Officer Harry Shipley was struck by a vehicle and killed while investigating a traffic violation.

Officer Shipley's cousin, Detective Clyde Shipley, was killed in the line of duty on December 26, 1939, while also serving with the Chattanooga Police Department.

Officer Shipley was survived by his wife, son, and by his four siblings.


  • Age 47
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 630

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

traffic stop

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

Thank you for your service to your community. RIP sir.

Retired First Sergeant Thomas Webb
New York State Police - Troop "D"

December 30, 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.