The Greater Cincinnati Police Museum
“Preserving the History of Law Enforcement in the Greater Cincinnati Area”
The Greater Cincinnati Police Museum wishes to pay tribute to those who are serving in the active duty Military, and those who have paid the ultimate price, while also a member of Law Enforcement. For those who are currently serving,and for those who have served, we say “thank you for your service”.
The Gold Star is assigned to a member of law enforcement who has been killed in action (KIA) while serving in the active duty military. A Blue Star is assigned to a member of law enforcement who is currently serving in the active duty military.
|Motor Patrolman Earle H. Biddle, Jr.||Pharmacist’s Mate 2/C Naval Reserves||Activated December 5, 1942||WWII II||KIA May 14, 1945 Okinawa,|
|Police Officer Anthony C. Campbell, Jr.||Technical Sergeant, U. S. Air Force Res.||Activated July 6, 2009||War on Terror||KIA December 15, 2009|
|Cincinnati Police Officer Alan Lester||Major, United States Army||Activated June 12, 2017||War on Terror|
|Cincinnati Police Officer Travis Brown||Master Sergeant, United States Air Force||Activated April 12016||War on Terror|
|Cincinnati Police Officer Barbara Garrett||Sergeant 1st Class,United State Army||Activated October 10, 2016||War on Terror/deployed to Guantanamo|
If you are currently serving on active duty in the Military while a member of any Greater Cincinnati law enforcement agency, or know of anyone who is, please send this information to the Greater Cincinnati Police Museum at Director@police-museum.org.
LEO Honor Flight
On October 24th, 2017 Tri-State Honor Flight provided the Nations’s first Honor Flight that recognized U.S. Veterans who were honorably discharged from the United States Military and also served a full career as law enforcement officers.