Officer Walter O. Womeldorf

Officer Walter O. Womeldorf

Columbus Division of Police, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, May 29, 1925

Walter O. Womeldorf

Officer Womeldorf was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer during a gunfight with bootleggers.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

friendly fire

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Westerville, Ohio Division of Police, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Officer Walter O. Womeldorf of the Columbus Division of Police, Ohio and the additional 59 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Chief Joe Morbitzer
Westerville, Ohio Division of Police

May 30, 2018

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