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 Edward William Holtry

Edward William Holtry

Birth
Mongul, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 17 Jan 1921 (aged 45)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot K-SGL # 49 of Good Shepherd 620 # 2
Memorial ID 36559990 · View Source
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Philadelphia Police Department
Pennsylvania
End of Watch: Monday, January 17, 1921

Biographical Info
Age: 45
Date of Appointment: March 26, 1907
Badge Number: 3018

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Fall
Date of Incident: Not available
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Officer Edward W. Holtry, 47, was killed January 17, 1921, when he slipped and fell from the running board of a car on his way back to his police station after completing his tour of duty. He succumbed to head injuries several days later. Holtry was a 14-year veteran. Policeman Holtry was assigned to the 30th District. He was survived by his wife.

Sources:
1. The Officer Down Memorial Page, Inc. http://www.odmp.org/officer/6669-policeman-edward-w.-holtry
2. World War I Registration



Gravesite Details No headstone. "Klein" plot located on the right.

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  • Created by: Researcher
  • Added: 30 Apr 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36559990
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward William Holtry (26 Jul 1875–17 Jan 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36559990, citing Greenmount Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Researcher (contributor 46902961) .