The Chicago Policemen

The table below contains key information about the Chicago Policemen who responded to and assisted with the Eastland Disaster. You may search by name, portion of a name, or other keyword. You may also sort individual columns by clicking on the column headers. Click on the highlighted names with links to access photos, personal accounts, and premium content.


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Name Status Ethnicity Cemetery Notes
Brooks, Walter P. 34 Married M Traffic patrolman 9 9 9 9
Clinton, Sr., James H. 40 Married M Traffic patrolman 9 9
Fisher, Fred M On duty patrolman 9 9 9 9
Foresman, Guy M Off duty patrolman 9 9 9 9
Halvorsen, Anthony M 9 9 9 9
Head, Paul 32 M Telephone operator 9 9 9 9
Healy, Charles M Chief 9 9 9 9
Huff, Albert 52 M 9 9 9 9
Kerley, Jack J. M 9 9 9 9
Lescher, John S. M On duty patrolman 9 9 9 9
McFarlane, John B. 34 M 9 9 9
O'Rourke, Frank 32 M Telephone operator 9 9 9 9
Ryan, William M 9 9 9 9
Sesher, Henry M 9 9 9
Wolff, Bernard M Chief 9 9 9

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