Patrolman Charles Anthony Lawrence

Patrolman Charles Anthony Lawrence

Bethlehem Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Monday, January 7, 1924

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Charles Anthony Lawrence

Patrolman Charles Lawrence succumbed to injuries sustained the previous day when he fell from a ladder while assisting with rescue efforts during a structure fire on Broad Street.

He slipped off of the ladder and fell 25 feet to his death.

Patrolman Lawrence was survived by his wife.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 8 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall
  • Incident Date Sunday, January 6, 1924

fire, rescue

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Patrolman Lawrence,
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 Bethlehem.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol(Retired)

January 7, 2024

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