P.O. Robert Gibbons #138

Name: Gibbons, Robert
Star: 138
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: Lincoln Park Station (Motorcycle Division)
End of Watch: 26-Jun-1922
Incident Details: Police Officer Robert P. Gibbons was assigned to the Motorcycle Division.

On July 26, 1922, Officer Robert Gibbons was patrolling on his police motorcycle near Fullerton Avenue and Lake Shore Drive.  Officer Gibbons lost control of the motorcycle and was struck by a taxicab.  The officer died instantly.