David Davis

Died =>25 August 1878

Force => Northamptonshire Constabulary

Rank =>Police Constable

Age =>27

Cause =>Medical

Duty Status =>On Duty

Whilst attempting to arrest a vagrant in the early hours of 15 May at Kettering, a violent struggle ensued and while he was face down on the ground he was struck twice on the back of the head with own truncheon; he failed to recover from his injuries and subsequently died from disease.