Policeman Thomas F. Gallagher

Policeman Thomas F. Gallagher

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, November 3, 1922

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Thomas F. Gallagher

Policeman Gallagher was shot and killed in a struggle with two men who were trying to break into a private garage at 24th and McKean streets.

Policeman Gallagher had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for six years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge 4113

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

burglary in progress

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Officer Gallagher,
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 Philadelphia. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

November 3, 2022

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