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From: "psingersoll" <>
Subject: Re: [Phly-Rts] Fwd: In search of fallen cop's relatives
Date: Sat, 4 Apr 2009 23:11:05 -0400
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Interesting articles in the Inquirer Nov. 29/30, 1910. There was an obit
but it was unavailable through genealogybank. Perhaps the cemetery would
have a relative on file.\

Pat Ingersoll
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> Philadelphia Daily News
> Chief Inspector James Tiano knows that Officer George Barnett was a
> tenacious warrior who lost his life in a violent shootout with a suspected
> burglar.
>
> But that's about all he knows.
>
> Tiano and his staff are spearheading efforts to locate relatives of slain
> officers who are going to be honored during plaque dedication ceremonies,
> and they need the public's help in finding some of Barnett's relatives.
>
> Barnett's plaque dedication is set for July 22 at 42nd and Pine streets in
> West Philadelphia, where he died on Nov. 28, 1910.
>
> Tiano said that despite the passage of almost a century, he's optimistic
> that someone will recognize Barnett's name and reach out to his staff
> before the ceremony.
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> Anyone with information about Barnett should call Tiano at 215- 685-3655.
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