Remembering...

Henry H.  Phair

Detective

Henry H. Phair

Serving with the London Police

10/19/1892

Age: 63 / 5 children

He was 63 years of age at the time of his death, married with five children, and had been a police officer for 18 years.

Detective Phair was one of the only two detectives in the force. During a struggle with two vagrant gunmen, Phair was shot and later died. The pair were found guilty of manslaughter as the Judge felt Detective Phair did not properly identify himself as a police officer. The pair were sentenced to 12 years in Kingston Penitentiary. Henry was born in Armagh Ireland.


Remembering...

Detective

Henry H. Phair

Henry H.  Phair


Serving with the London Police

10/19/1892

Age: 63 / 5 children

He was 63 years of age at the time of his death, married with five children, and had been a police officer for 18 years.

Detective Phair was one of the only two detectives in the force. During a struggle with two vagrant gunmen, Phair was shot and later died. The pair were found guilty of manslaughter as the Judge felt Detective Phair did not properly identify himself as a police officer. The pair were sentenced to 12 years in Kingston Penitentiary. Henry was born in Armagh Ireland.