Sergeant William J. Gayne

Sergeant William J. Gayne

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Monday, April 20, 1936

William J. Gayne

Sergeant Gayne died while in surgery to repair a hernia that he got 20 days earlier in the performance of his police duties.

Sergeant Gayne was assigned to the 68th Precinct.


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

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Wednesday, April 1, 1936

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Sgt. Gayne, on today the 82nd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of New York City.


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April 20, 2018

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