Sergeant John H. Lockhart

Sergeant John H. Lockhart

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, March 3, 1937

John H. Lockhart

Sergeant John Lockhart succumbed to a head injury sustained five days earlier.

He was responding to a burglary call at a local drugstore when he slipped on ice and struck his head on a frame-brace on the top of his patrol car. He suffered a cerebral hemorrhage five days later and passed away.

Sergeant Lockhart had served with the agency for 17 years.

Bio

  • Age 43
  • Tour 17 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall
  • Incident Date Friday, February 26, 1937

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Sgt. Lockhart,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of New York.

R.I.P.
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United States Border Patrol

March 3, 2017

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