The Officer Down Memorial Page Remembers . . .
Photograph: Constable John McMenomy

Patch image: Vancouver Police Department, British Columbia

Constable John McMenomy
Vancouver Police Department
British Columbia

End of Watch: Saturday, November 1, 1913

Biographical Info
Age: 22
Tour of Duty: Not available
Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Electrocution
Date of Incident: Saturday, November 1, 1913
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Constable McMenomy was electrocuted while attempting to prevent a fire in an electric streetlight. He came in contact with a live wire accidentally in the darkness. He died en-route to hospital. He had been with the Vancouver Police Department for 10 months. Prior to joining the Vancouver Police Department he was with the Dominion of Canada Police Force.

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