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Harry Hinton Akins
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1937
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1962
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA

Harry Hinton Akins was born 18 Oct 1937 in Bulloch County, GA. He died in Savannah 21 Nov 1962. He was a police officer with the Chatham County PD. He was shot and killed in the line of duty.

OFFICER HARRY AKINS BECOMES THE SEVENTH CHATHAM COUNTY POLICE OFFICER KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY. SHOTGUN BLAST KILLS POLICEMAN. SHOOTING OCCURS AT SLAYER'S HOME.

A service station operator fired a shotgun blast through the closed door of a bedroom in his home yesterday afternoon and killed a young county police officer who was investigating a domestic dispute. The officer was Patrolman Harry H. Akins, 25, of 313 Drayton Arms. He had served on the force since October 1, 1961.
Information received from fellow researcher Ann Parkinson 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Lee Akins (1911 - 2005)
  Dorothy Parker Weeks (1915 - 1966)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Wolf Akins (1927 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harry Hinton Akins (1937 - 1962)
  Helen Akins Lowe (1940 - ____)*
  David Thomas Weeks (1949 - 1996)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bonaventure Cemetery
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section L Lot 463
 
Maintained by: Helen Lowe
Originally Created by: Ann Parkinson
Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32446150
Harry Hinton Akins
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Sorry that is 61 yr. not 63
- Helen Lowe
 Added: Nov. 22, 2013
I light this candle in memory of you.Can't believe it has been 63 yr today.
- Helen Lowe
 Added: Nov. 22, 2013
You would have been 76yr.oldthis birthday, I still miss you
- Helen Lowe
 Added: Oct. 14, 2013
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