Francis John Mason QGM

Died =>14 April 1988

Force => Hertfordshire Constabulary

Rank =>Police Constable

Age =>27

Cause =>Homicide - Shot

Duty Status =>Off Duty

While off duty he intervened in an armed robbery on a security van at a bank in Hemel Hempstead, he identified himself and was arresting one robber when he was shot in the chest by a second and fatally wounded. Posthumously awarded the Queen’s Gallantry Medal.