Patrolman Edward T. Burke

Photo of Patrolman Edward T. Burke
End of Watch: Sat, Jan 3rd, 1953
Date of Incident: Not Known
Cause of Death: Fall (Accidental)
Service Time: 17 years
Age: 43


Patrolman Burke was survived by his wife and five children


Patrolman Edward Burke was killed when he fell down a staircase as he was escorting a prisoner.

Patrolman Burke was a U.S. Marine veteran serving in World War II.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department Patch
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St. Louis, Missouri 63103
(314) 231-1212


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