Officers who fell on February 21st throughout history. Lest We Forget.    
1833 - Sub Constable Daniel Tighe, Leinster Constabulary
1876 - Detective Inspector Daniel Davey, Metropolitan Police
1890 - Police Constable John McDonald, City of Glasgow Police
1921 - Sergeant Joseph Hughes, Royal Irish Constabulary
1924 - Detective Constable Charles William Bailey, London Midland & Scottish Railway Police
1924 - Inspector George Henry Ponsford, Port of London Authority Police
1941 - Sergeant William Bolton Flitter, Swansea Borough Police
1941 - Police Constable William Edward Whellams, Metropolitan Police
1967 - Police Constable Dennis John Spackman, Mid-Anglia Constabulary
1980 - Police Constable John Keir Bennie, Central Scotland Police
1983 - Sergeant William Gordon Wilson, Royal Ulster Constabulary GC
1985 - Sergeant John Francis Gerald Murphy, Royal Ulster Constabulary GC
1990 - Police Constable Ashley Day, Metropolitan Police


The Trust are committed to researching the history of police officers who have died on duty. We are always working to identify fallen officers who meet our criteria who have been previously lost to the ages.

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The Trust are responsible for maintaining the complete Roll Of Honour, remembering those officers who died whilst on duty. The roll is maintained for the benefit of the public.

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The Trust are committed to assisting in the restoration of memorials or gravestones dedicated to officers who died whilst on duty. The trust will also endeavour to erect new monuments where there is a recognised need.

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