Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer George S. Bell Age: 31 years old Plymouth Police End of Watch: Saturday, June 29, 1946
Obituary
Patrolman George Bell was shot and killed by a migrant worker when he and another officer attempted to arrest him for the murder of a house maid that occurred a week earlier. A short time later a state trooper shot and killed the suspect when the suspect opened fire on him in a field near a migrant workers camp.

Patrolman Bell had previously served with the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He was survived by his wife.

Remembering …

mlemf-logoOver 340 law enforcement officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth. This encompasses state and local police, federal, sheriff and correction officers.

The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

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