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1925-03-09 Shaffer Harry E
Patrolman Harry E. Shaffer

Entered Division of Police
July 1, 1920
Died In the Line of Duty
March 9, 1925

Patrolman Harry E. Shaffer was appointed July 1, 1920, and was killed March 9, 1925, while pursuing a suspected auto thief at midnight at Broad and Lazelle Streets.  Patrolman Shaffer, on foot, was struck by an auto and died in Grant Hospital without regaining consciousness.