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Lancaster, Officer George P.

End of Watch: 
Thursday, November 18, 1943
County: 
Spokane
Agency: 
Spokane P.D.

Officer Lancaster was injured in a motorcycle accident while on patrol. He was taken to the hospital, prompting one of the biggest blood drives the town had seen. Lancaster was unconscious for two weeks. He was on the mend after a month in the hospital, but developed pneumonia and suddenly died. He was survived by his wife and two young daughters.