Jul. 26, 1875 Mongul Franklin County Pennsylvania, USA
Jan. 17, 1921 Philadelphia Philadelphia County Pennsylvania, USA
Philadelphia Police Department Pennsylvania End of Watch: Monday, January 17, 1921
Biographical Info Age: 45 Date of Appointment: March 26, 1907 Badge Number: Not available
Incident Details Cause of Death: Fall Date of Incident: Not available Weapon Used: Not available Suspect Info: Not available
Officer Edward W. Holtry, 47, was killed January 17, 1921, when he slipped and fell from the running board of a car on his way back to his police station after completing his tour of duty. He succumbed to head injuries several days later. Holtry was a 14-year veteran. Policeman Holtry was assigned to the 30th District. He was survived by his wife.
Sources: 1. The Officer Down Memorial Page, Inc. http://www.odmp.org/officer/6669-policeman-edward-w.-holtry 2. World War I Registration