Patrolman Henry Crosby Smith

Patrolman Henry Crosby Smith

Stockbridge Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Sunday, June 10, 1951

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Henry Crosby Smith

Patrolman H. Crosby Smith suffered a fatal heart attack after scuffling with a drunken homeowner during a domestic call on Prospect Hill. He died later that night.

Patrolman Smith was survived by his wife, daughter, mother, and sister.


  • Age 44
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Incident Date Saturday, June 9, 1951
  • Weapon Person; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Brother, it's now 68 years. I pray you're resting comfortably, as well you should be. God Bless you eternally.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

June 10, 2019

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