P-O- William Allison #304

P.O. William J. Allison #304

Name: Allison, William J.
Star: 304
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: South Park Station
End of Watch: 23-Jun-1925
Incident Details: Police Officer William Allison, 40, was assigned to the South Park Station.

On June 15, 1925, Officer Allison was on duty and riding his police motorcycle near Archer and Western Avenues.  The officer was severely injured after being pinned between two vehicles which collided.  Officer Allison was transported to St. Anthony Hospital where he died on June 23, 1925.

Officer Allison's funeral mass was held at St. Agnes Church and he was laid to rest in Oak Ridge Cemetery.  He was survived by his parents, and four siblings: Thomas, George, Mary, and Mrs. Letty Wiot.