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Birth: Apr. 12, 1897
Death: Dec. 10, 1925

Bertram Beech was born April 21, 1897, at Ridderminster, Worstershire County, England.

He served with the 6th U.S. Cavalry and the 3rd U.S. Field Artillery Medical Detachment from 1917 to 1919. He enlisted with the Constabulary from Philadelphia on May 1, 1924, and was assigned to Troop D, Butler.

On December 10, 1925, at 5:30 a.m., Beech was a passenger in a patrol car operated by Private John T. Edelman, when the vehicle struck a Bessemer and Lake Railroad train at the McCoystown Crossing, Mercer County, a dangerous unattended railroad crossing. Beech was killed instantly.

Beech, 28, completed one year and eight months of Constabulary service.

Greenmount Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Beulah
Record added: Nov 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12350226
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- ourfamilybones
 Added: Nov. 20, 2011
On your birthday, Rest in Peace.
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