Officer Herman L. George

Officer Herman L. George

San Francisco Police Department, California

End of Watch Saturday, December 16, 1967

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Herman L. George

Officer Herman George was shot as he sat in the Hunters Point Project Police Station.

Three assailants opened fire with a .30-caliber rifle as Officer George and two other officers were typing reports. Officer George was shot six times and another officer was wounded. Officer George succumbed to his wounds on December 16th, 1967.

Officer George had been a member of the San Francisco Police Department for four years, and is survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Monday, November 13, 1967
  • Weapon Rifle; .30 caliber
  • Offender Not available

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Met one of your grandsons today. Great young man. Your family should be proud.

Thank you for the sacrifice that allows us to live free.

ET #153

March 24, 2019

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