Patrolman Louis Henry Bamberger

Patrolman Louis Henry Bamberger

Massillon Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Tuesday, June 13, 1916

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Louis Henry Bamberger

Patrolman Louis Bamberger was struck and killed by a train while attempting to break up an altercation at the Massillon Train Depot at 0200 hours. One of the parties in the altercation was also struck and killed.

Patrolman Bamberger had served with the Massillon Police Department for 15 years. He was survived by his wife and five children.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

disturbance, train crash

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Patrolman Louis Henry Bamberger of the Massillon Police Department, Ohio and the additional 89 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

June 13, 2023

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