Private Stanley Webster Christ

Private Stanley Webster Christ

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, December 1, 1919

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Stanley Webster Christ

Private Stanley Christ was injured when his horse kicked him in the chest while he was grooming it. He was removed to the Lancaster City hospital but died on almost a month later from serious internal injuries to his intestines and bladder.

Private Christ was a United States Army veteran of WWI and had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for one only month. He was assigned to Troop E, Lancaster, present-day Troop J, Lancaster. He was survived by his mother.


  • Age 22
  • Tour 1 month
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Animal related
  • Incident Date Friday, November 21, 1919

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On this actual 101st anniversary of your untimely death I’d like to reiterate my previous reflection and say that your service and sacrifice are always remembered by your fellow law enforcement.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

December 1, 2020

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