Park Policeman Thomas J. Johnson

Park Policeman Thomas J. Johnson

South Park District Police Department, Illinois

End of Watch Monday, June 22, 1931

Thomas J. Johnson

Park Policeman Thomas Johnson was killed when his police motorcycle was struck from behind at the intersection of 23rd Street and Outer Lake Shore Drive.

He was transported to Michael Reese Hospital where he died.

The driver of the vehicle that struck him was charged with reckless driving.

Policeman Johnson is survived by his wife and parents.

Bio

  • Age 27
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 387

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Sunday, June 21, 1931

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

June 22, 2015

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