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Memorial to Frederick W. Bauer

Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

Date of Death: June 6, 1930
Rank: Officer
Age: 40
Years of Service: Seven
Marital Status: Married
Children: Three
Location of Death: George Washington Hospital


Officer Bauer was a member of a raiding party of a "number" establishment. While on-duty, he suffered an injury attempting to lift a metal floor safe. He crushed two vertebrae and died three months later from complications. 



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