Patrolman Peter McIntyre

Patrolman Peter McIntyre

New York Metropolitan Police Force, New York

End of Watch Sunday, August 9, 1863

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Peter McIntyre

Patrolman McIntyre was violently beaten by a group of men protesting the Civil War Draft, while performing riot duty at 3rd avenue and 46th street in Manhattan. Patrolman McIntyre was beaten with an iron pipe. He was removed to Bellevue Hospital where he died almost a month later from his injuries.

A total of four officers were killed in riots against President Abraham Lincoln's Civil War Draft.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Incident Date Monday, July 13, 1863
  • Weapon Blunt object; Pipe
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace Patrolman McIntyre.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

August 9, 2021

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