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Wed. Apr 15, 2015 10:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Plaque Dedication
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Hero Plaque for Police Officer William Henry Powell
Plaque P. O. William Henry Powell 11:00 AM
Location: Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police , 11630 Caroline Road - Philadelphia, PA 19154
On Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 11AM, at the Headquarters of the Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police, 11630 Caroline Road, Philadelphia, PA 19154-2110, a Hero Plaque will be dedicated for Police Officer William Henry Powell #5169, 6th District who was shot and killed in the line of duty on Saturday, November 19, 1960.

On Saturday, November 19, 1960, Police Officer Powell was on a detail at 449 North Marshall Street when he was shot and killed by four men. He was then placed in his private auto at North Marshall Street and Noble Street where Powell was found. The perpetrators were all convicted of various charges.


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