Henry E St. Clair

End of Watch: Monday, April 5, 1954

Biographical Info

Age: 37

Tour of Duty: Not available

Rank: Patrolman

Assignment: Patrol

Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details

Cause of Death: Automobile accident

Date of Incident: Monday, April 5, 1954

Incident Location: Shelbyville Road near Long Run Road

Weapon Used: Not applicable

Suspect Info: Not applicable

Case Status: Closed

Fallen Hero Generic Website


Patrolman St. Clair was killed in an automobile accident when his patrol car struck a gasoline truck head-on while patrolling Shelbyville Road near Long Run Road. 

Patrolman St. Clair was the first African American police officer in Jefferson County. He was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII and recipient of the Bronze Star.

Henry St Clair - Headstone

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