Patrolman Francis J. O'Grady

Patrolman Francis J. O'Grady

Belmont Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Tuesday, February 24, 1914

Francis J. O'Grady

Patrolman O'Grady was struck by a train and killed. Patrolman O'Grady was wearing earmuffs because of the extreme cold and could not hear an approaching train. While walking on the tracks he slipped and as was struck by a train as he attempted to get up.
Patrolman O'Grady had been with the agency for five years and was survived by his wife and ten children.

Bio

  • Age 44
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Belmont.

Ralph T Jones
Selectman, Belmont, MA

February 23, 2014

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