Sergeant Harvey Edgar Bolen

Sergeant Harvey Edgar Bolen

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, May 4, 1923

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Harvey Edgar Bolen

Sergeant Harvey Bolen succumbed to injuries received the previous day when he fell off of his motorcycle at the St. Clair State Police Post, at the intersection of Harriet Street and South Riverside Street.

Sergeant Bolen was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of WWI. He had served with the Michigan State Police for 2-1/2 years. He was survived by his fiancee and brother.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Thursday, May 3, 1923

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 90th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

May 10, 2013

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