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John S Burke
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Birth: 1906
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 1930
St. Joseph County
Michigan, USA

John Burke was a State Trooper in Michigan. He died in the line of duty at age 23. Trooper Burke had been notified of a Robbery, given a description of the vehicle and suspects. He pulled over the car in St. Joseph County on a country road. While searching one of the suspects, the second suspect shot him in the back three times. Then the driver of the vehicle drove over his body before they fled. Both suspects were apprehended and convicted. (bio by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas) 
 
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Michigan State Police Trooper
 
Burial:
Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery
Shenandoah Heights
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: RobMinteer57
Record added: Oct 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98670190
John S Burke
Added by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 
John S Burke
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- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 Added: May. 10, 2007
Remembered and Honored Forever!
- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 Added: May. 10, 2007
 
 
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