Harry Saul Stables

Died =>21 March 1941

Force => Rochdale Borough Police

Rank =>Inspector

Age =>43

Cause =>Homicide - Bomb

Duty Status =>On Duty

Died from injuries sustained on 20 March 1941 when searching a house. A teenager had stolen firearms and ammunition from a local warehouse and hidden them in a box in his cellar. The box was booby trapped, and when the lid was opened it exploded, seriously injuring Inspector Stables and killing another officer who was with him.