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Thomas J McVay
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Birth: 1884
Death: Jul. 28, 1918
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Policeman Thomas J. McVay
Philadelphia Police Department
Pennsylvania
End of Watch: Sunday, July 28, 1918

Biographical Info
Age: 23
Tour of Duty: 1 year
Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Sunday, July 28, 1918
Weapon Used: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect Info: Not available

Policeman McVay was shot and killed on during a racial disturbance in South Philadelphia. Policeman McVay was shot on Titan Street near 27th when he tried to get into a house from which shots had been fired. Policeman McVay had been on the force less than a year. McVay planned to marry his fiancÚ that September.

Sources:
1. The Officer Down Memorial Page, Inc. http://www.odmp.org/officer/9148-policeman-thomas-j.-mcvay
 
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
Yeadon
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec. 2 Range 6 Lot 27 Grave CR
 
Created by: Researcher
Record added: Apr 30, 2009
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Thomas J McVay
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Thomas J McVay
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Thomas J McVay
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