P.O. Henry J. Lange

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Name: Lange, Henry J.
Star: 3199
Memorial Panel #: #PANEL#
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: Traffic Division
End of Watch: 03 January 1929
Incident Details: Police Officer Henry Lange, 37, was assigned to the Traffic Division.

On December 21, 1928 Officer Lange was thrown from his horse after it was spooked by a passing vehicle near Van Buren and Franklin Streets. The officer was rushed to St. Luke’s Hospital where it was determined that he had suffered a skull fracture. Officer Lange succumbed to his injuries on January 3, 1929.

Officer Lange was survived by his wife and two children.