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Richard Distler

End of Tour: Friday, December 10, 1943Fallen Hero
Rank: Patrolman
Assignment: Not available
Age: 74
Incident Date: Tuesday, November 2, 1943
Incident Location: Not available
Cause of Death: Leg injury
Suspect Name: Not applicable
Weapon Involved: Not applicable
Case Status: Not applicable


Patrolman Distler died as a result of an injury suffered to his leg.

He was survived by his wife and one child. He had been with the agency for 25 years.

Louisville Division of Police