Saint Louis Police Memorial - St. Louis, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 37.655 W 090° 11.871
15S E 743931 N 4279175
Quick Description: St. Louis Police Memorial is located in front of the Civil Courts Building in downtown St. Louis.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 7/8/2007 7:13:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM1TQK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher
Views: 70

Long Description:
The memorial features a bronze sculpture by Rudolph Torrini. The 10-foot sculpture stands on a 8-foot pink granite pedestal inscribed in the front with "IN MEMORY OF/THE SAINT LOUIS/POLICE OFFICERS/WHO HAVE/GIVEN THEIR LIVES/IN THE PERFORMANCE/OF THEIR DUTY" Back of the pedestal is is inscribed with "Let the well-being/of the people be/the supreme law". In front of the statue is a pink granite slap with the names of all police officers who died in the line of duty since 1863 to present listed by year. The memorial was dedicated May 12, 1988.
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Type of memorial: Statue

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