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Officer Harry Lankford Charlton

Norfolk Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Tuesday, August 24, 1920

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Reflections for Officer Harry Lankford Charlton

On this 100th anniversary of your untimely departure we say rest in peace and always know that no passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 24, 2020

Officer Charlton,
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 Norfolk.


United States Border Patrol

August 24, 2020

Rest in peace Officer Charlton.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

August 23, 2019

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 93rd anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

April 12, 2013

Thank you for your service Off. Charlton the NPD has not forgotten you.

Major Larry Carter
Norfolk Sheriff's Office VA

August 24, 2012

Thank you, Officer, for your service and sacrifice.

Norfolk Citizen

April 28, 2006

Rest in peace, Officer Charlton. You will not be forgotten.

October 3, 2004

Rest well my Brother in Blue. Its been a long time but you should have a reflection

Detective L H Corbett
Norfolk Police Department

August 24, 2004

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