Police Memorial Trust - Local Memorials

Memorial for Gavin Carlton

1988 PC Gavin Carlton 29
West Midlands Police
Shot dead while chasing two bank robbers armed with shotguns.
Posthumously awarded the Queen's Commendation for Brave Conduct.
Memorial - Torrington Avenue, Coventry

Gavin's wife and mother, Chief Constable Ronald Hadfield, Home Secretary David Waddington and Michael Winner at the memorial

Memorial - Gavin Carlton

Local Memorials