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Patrol Wagon Driver George D. Kent

Scranton Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, July 30, 1910

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Reflections for Patrol Wagon Driver George D. Kent

Officer Kent,
On today, the 103rd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Scranton.

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

July 30, 2013

To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 103rd 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 Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

January 23, 2013

Patrol Wagon Driver George Kent,

The circumstances of your death are horrific and makes little sense. For one to have called for assistance and to kill he who respond to help him is the work of the devil. You stood for law and you stood for order and you spilled your blood upon the plates of shale all for the safety of others. This an act of sacrifice for others and the true deed of a hero. I was born and raised among the culm dumps where you died, and the story of your death was among those stories that brought me to become a law officer in the great Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. I swell with admiration and burst with pride in being able to honor you this day with a final salute. Well done Patrol Wagon Driver George Kent...well done.

Cpl. Ralph D. Fiorenza (Ret.)
Pennsylvania State Police

August 31, 2008

You will never be forgotten and may you always rest in peace.

Cpl/1 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police

July 30, 2007

I pray that you are still resting peacefully and hope that you are watching over us down here.

Cpl. Egendoerfer
Mishawaka PD

July 30, 2006

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