Police Officer Harry Canton

Photo of Police Officer Harry Canton
End of Watch: Sat, Nov 4th, 1939
Date of Incident: Sat, Nov 4th, 1939
Cause of Death: Motorcycle Accident
Service Time: 15 years
Age: 49


He was survived by his wife.


Officer Canton was killed in a motorcycle accident while attempting to stop a speeding car. His motorcycle struck the side of a city bus, causing fatal injuries.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department Patch
1200 Clark Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63103
(314) 231-1212


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