Remembering British Police Officers who Lost their Lives in the Line of Duty
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In Memory of British Police Officers who Lost their Lives in the Line of Duty
PORT OF BRISTOL POLICE
LEST WE FORGET
John Richard Hoult
Port of Bristol Police
Died 8 July 1929 aged 31
Constable 6 Hoult was on foot patrol
at Avonmouth Docks, Bristol, when
the rear wall of Transit Shed No. 1 collapsed
on top of him and he was killed.
John was buried at
He was a married man and had
served with the force for 6 years.
John is the only member of the
force known to have lost his life on duty.
Page updated 13 January 2012
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