Patrolman Adolph F. Butterman

Patrolman Adolph F. Butterman

Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Monday, June 16, 1919

Adolph F. Butterman

Patrolman Adolph Butterman was shot by an unknown assailant during the May Day riot in Roxbury on May 1, 1919.

Captain Hugh Lee also died of a fatal heart attack after quelling the riot.

Bio

  • Age 53
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Thursday, May 1, 1919
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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And now it's 97 years. God Bless, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Dept.

June 16, 2016

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