Category Archives: 2010 Hero Plaque Dedication

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Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 11:00am
William Washington #9614, 12th District

Died 1-16-1980 2213 South Bonaffon Terrace Plaque Location: 12th Police District, 6448 Woodland Avenue

Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 11:00am
Frank King #9342

Died 12-21-1998 Regan’s Bar, Boulevard and Whitaker Plaque Location: Veteran’s of Foreign Wars Post 2819, 6850 Martin’s Mill Road

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 11:00am
Stephen Liczbinski Sgt. #486, 24th District

Died 5-3-2008 Almond Street and East Schiller Street Plaque Location: Almond Street and East Schiller Street

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 11:00am
Walter Steinbaker Sgt #3086

Died 2-21-1932 “G” Street and East Wyoming Avenue

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 11:00am
Thomas Duggan #4070, 7th District

Died 2-22-1972 George Washington High School

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 11:00am
William Lackman #2762, 7th District

Died 10-17-1968 Southwest corner Welsh Road and Verree Roads

Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 11:00am
Edwin Welsh #369

Died 11-10-1934
Salem Street and Torresdale Avenue

Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 11:00am
Joseph Reiss #2672, 30th District

Died 8-1-1959 / Found 8-8-1959 On 8-1-1959 at 10:51PM, he was dispatched to investigate water coming from the highway. The street caved under him at N. 5th St. and W. Clearfield St and he went onto the sewer system. Officer was not found until 8-8-1959 when his body was discovered at Richmond St. and E. Somerset St. – Cause of death: Drowning.
Plaque Location: 25th District Headquarters

Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at 11:00am
Patrick N. Curran (Warden) and Robert F. Fromhold Sr. (Deputy Warden)

Died 5-31-1973 Holmesburg Prison Plaque Location: 8125 Torresdale Avenue, Holmesburg Prison

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 11:00am
Norman W. Stinger #3764

Died 1-25-1949 Fraternal Order of Police, 1336 Spring Garden Street

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at 11:00am
Isabel Nazario #6341, Narcotics Strike Force

Died 9-5-2008 North 39th Street and Melon Street
Plaque Location: Juniata Park Academy (Public School), “G” and Hunting Park
Enter off of Bristol Street between G and H streets.

Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 11:00am
Patrick McDonald Sgt. #398, Highway Patrol

Died 9-23-2008 North 17th Street and West Dauphin Street
Plaque Location: Liberty Bell Youth Organization, 3300 Red Lion Road at Calera

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 11:00am
Timothy Simpson Sgt. #387, 24th District

Died 11-17-2008 Aramingo Avenue and East Allegheny Avenue
Plaque Location: 24th District, 3901 Whitaker Avenue

Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 11:00am
John Pawlowski #5349, 35th District

Died 2-13-2009 North Broad Street and West Olney Avenue
This will be re-scheduled for the 2011 plaque season.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 11:00am
(14) Hero Plaque Dedications 13 Firemen and one Police Offcer, Morris Gelles

Died 12-22-1910 Friedlander Leather Company Fire, 1100 North Bodine Street Plaque Location: Piazza at Schmidt’s outside Darling’s Diner in the Rialto Building, North 2nd Street and Germantown Avenue