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Thomas Edward Webb, Sr
Birth: Jul. 16, 1925
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1956
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA

Columbus, Ohio Police Officer. Killed in the line of duty by Benjamin Oliver Franklin (Memorial# 61685348), who took his own life that day as well. Officer Webb and his partner Melvin Grimm were responding to a domestic disturbance when he was fatally wounded by Franklin. Grimm suffered near fatal injuries that day, but recovered.

Patrolman Webb was married (wife was named Joan) and had two very young children, Thomas Jr and Susan.

Officer Webb was the son of retired CPD Sgt. George Webb.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Edward Webb (1897 - 1971)
  Ruby F Russell Webb (1898 - 1985)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert E Webb (1921 - 1962)*
  Virginia Petrosky (1923 - 2001)*
  Thomas Edward Webb (1925 - 1956)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eastlawn Cemetery
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 2A West of Roundabout at South Entrance (Thanks Ted'sSon)
GPS (lat/lon): 39.99303, -82.95306
 
Created by: Scott Hawley
Record added: Apr 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88141999
Thomas Edward Webb, Sr
Added by: Scott Hawley
 
Thomas Edward Webb, Sr
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Thomas Edward Webb, Sr
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Thank you for your service and sacrifice towards law enforcement. You are not forgotten.
- Joseph Papalia
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014
Rest easy brother, we have the watch
- Mark Ingram
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
RIP Officer Webb
- Scott Hawley
 Added: Mar. 7, 2014
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