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 William H. Galbraith

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William H. Galbraith

  • Birth 1869
  • Death 8 Nov 1911 New York, USA
  • Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Plot Section 122, Public Lot 17806, Grave #347
  • Memorial ID 90552351

Patrolman Galbraith died of injuries he received nine days earlier when he was thrown from his horse while on patrol.

The officer struck his head on the ground and fractured his skull. He was found unconscious by a passing motorist on Mount Hope Place, the Bronx. The citizen called the station and notified them of what he had found. Several officers responded and took Patrolman Galbraith to Fordham Hospital.

Patrolman Galbraith had served with the New York City Police Department for 14 years and was survived by his wife and two children. He was assigned to the 65th Precinct, which is the present day 48th Precinct.

Read more: http://www.odmp.org/officer/17496-patrolman-william-h-galbraith#ixzz1vcK5g4TK


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  • Created by: BKGene
  • Added: 22 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 90552351
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William H. Galbraith (1869–8 Nov 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 90552351, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by BKGene (contributor 46895980) .