Memorial to William Charles Farquhar
Officer Killed in the Line of Duty
Date of Death: October 22, 1913
Years of Service: 15 years
Private Farquhar was on patrol when he was bitten by a dog which later tested positive for rabies. The dog was shot and killed by Patrolman J.S. Mathews. Private Farquhar began treatment for the disease but died of rabies-induced paralysis two weeks later.
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