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James M Griffin
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Birth: 1886, Ireland
Death: Mar. 21, 1913
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Officer Griffin was struck and killed by a vehicle while performing crowd control duties during a parade. He was thrown from his horse and then immediately run over by the vehicle.

Obtained through Officer Down Memorial Page

Death certificate states he was struck by a bullet 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Michael M Griffin (1849 - 1907)
  Bridget Griffin (1846 - 1881)
 
 Siblings:
  Nora Griffin Geerling (1877 - 1930)**
  William Griffin (1880 - 1883)**
  Walter Joseph Griffin (1885 - 1885)**
  James M Griffin (1886 - 1913)
  Florence Griffin (1889 - 1908)**
  William Coyne Griffin (1899 - 1903)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 42, Tier 11, Space 942
 
Created by: James Myers
Record added: Feb 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47840720
James M Griffin
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James M Griffin
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