Patrolman Clare A. Fletcher

Patrolman Clare A. Fletcher

East St. Louis Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Sunday, June 16, 1940

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Clare A. Fletcher

Patrolman Clare Fletcher was killed in a motorcycle crash at the intersection of 26th Street and Bond Avenue while attempting to stop a speeding vehicle.

He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Patrolman Fletcher had served with the East St. Louis Police Department for two years. He was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

routine driving

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