Andrew Barton

Andrew Barton KPM

Died

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15 April 1913

Age

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40

Rank

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Sergeant

Force

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Northumberland County Constabulary

Cause

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Homicide - Shot

Duty Status

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On Duty

Roll of Honour Citation

Shot and killed after entering an inn to disarm a man who had already shot dead another officer. Posthumously awarded the King’s Police Medal for Gallantry.

Shot and killed after hearing gun shots and entering an inn where he attempted to disarm a man who had already shot dead PC George Bertram Mussell. Posthumously awarded the King’s Police Medal for Gallantry.