Assistant Chief of Police Anthony Maslowski

Assistant Chief of Police Anthony Maslowski

Exeter Borough Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, October 13, 1918

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Anthony Maslowski

Assistant Chief of Police Anthony Maslowski and Chief of Police George Dworski died after contracting the Spanish Flu while working with the borough's health board and placarding homes of residents who had contracted the illness.

A borough councilman who was working health board also died after contracting the illness.

Assistant Chief Malsowski was survived by his wife and four children.

From 1918 to early 1919, the Spanish flu pandemic infected an estimated 500 million people worldwide—about one-third of the planet’s population—and killed approximately 675,000 Americans. Many officers contracted this virus due to the requirements of their job.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Saturday, October 12, 1918

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Asst. Chief Mazlowski,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Exeter Borough.


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October 13, 2018

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