Officer Lester G. Myers

Officer Lester G. Myers

Metropolitan Police Department, District of Columbia

End of Watch Thursday, November 13, 1958

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Lester G. Myers

Officer Lester Myers was killed in a motorcyce accident when a driver made an illegal U-turn in front of him on Connecticut Avenue, NW, near the intersection with Woodley Road, NW.

He had been with the agency for eight years and was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 30
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge 619

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Officer Myers was my uncle, taken way too soon. Although his given name was Lester Grant, he was known as Bill to all his family. I just found this memorial to him and it is heartwarming to see that sixty years later he is still being remembered and honored. He was a truly respected and loved motorcycle cop from everything I have heard, Thanks to all who have remembered him here, God Bless

Chuck Bigley
nephew

January 1, 2019

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