Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Detective Thomas J. Gill Age: 38 years old Tour: 18 years Boston Police End of Watch: Wednesday, February 10, 1988
Detective Thomas Gill was struck by a train while searching for evidence which had been discarded from a case he was investigating.

Detective Gill was a Vietnam War veteran and had served with the agency for 18 years. He was survived by his wife and three daughters.

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.

Our Strength is in their Memories