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Franklyn Baden Wilkinson

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During the Manchester Blitz, Regent Road Police Station, Salford was damaged by a near miss. Constable Wilkinson was killed, as was a Police Inspector. Ten other Police Officers were seriously …

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Frederick Victor Hines

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Constable Hines was a Mounted Police Officer. He was on mounted patrol, when his horse bolted and he was thrown from it. He received fatal injuries.

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George Albert

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Police Fireman Albert was firefighting in the Parker Street area of Manchester during the Manchester Blitz, when he was killed by falling masonry that had been thrown up by a …

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George Hodson

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Constable Hodson was on duty and chasing suspects when he fell, sustaining injuries from which he later died.

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George Main

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Constable Main was the observer in a police vehicle being driven along Thornton Street North, Collyhurst, Manchester, when the vehicle was involved in a collision with a van parked on …

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Gerard Gaskell

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Constable Gaskell was on duty in Manor Road, Stretford during an air raid. He was killed when a bomb exploded near to his location.

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Graham Roughley

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Constable Roughley was on road patrol duty in Stamford Street, Ashton under Lyne when he swerved to avoid a pedestrian. His vehicle crashed and he was fatally injured.

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Harold Davies

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Special Constable Davies was on duty in Croston Street, Stretford on 22nd December 1940. He was attempting to deal with an incendiary bomb, which exploded causing severe injuries from which …

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Harold Henry

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Constable Henry, a War Reserve Officer, collapsed and died whilst patrolling his beat near to the Pavilion Cinema, in Rochdale. He was taken to Rochdale Infirmary but pronounced dead upon …

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Harry Saul Stables

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Inspector Stables was fatally injured whilst searching a house in Rochdale, on 20th March 1941. A teenager had stolen firearms and ammunition from a local warehouse and hidden them in …