Mounted Patrolman Henry Ruberg

Mounted Patrolman Henry Ruberg

Cincinnati Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, July 28, 1916

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Henry Ruberg

Patrolman Henry Ruberg succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier when the horse he was riding stumbled and fell. He had been detailed to strike duty at the Southern Railroad Terminal when the injury occurred.

Patrolman Ruberg had served with the Cincinnati Police Department for 29 years. He was survived by his wife and two sons.


  • Age 60
  • Tour 29 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Animal related
  • Incident Date Wednesday, July 26, 1916

mounted patrol, strike

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Even thou you pass in 1916, your passing will always be remembered in the hearts of law enforcement officers who continue to perform their duties every day. Your sacrifice will always be remembered.

Sgt William Davis
Dept of Home Land Security

August 10, 2022

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