pop up description layer
ODO!
Home Page View Tribute Wall Search & Read Fallen Hero Stories Member Section Contact Us Make A Donation Our Policies Valued Links
Sep. 26, 2020 2:48 PM
Visitors: 3,682,591
Home
Year - 2020
Hero Search
View Wall
Song Tribute
9/11 Fallen
COVID-19
Contact Us
Donate
Members
Register
Policy
Mail List
Patches
Links
Notables
Enter Hero's Last Name
American Police Hall of Fame

Waters/1970
Horan/1957
Flynn/1956
Nofs/1965
Allshaw/1968
Fallen Heroes
Fallen Project
Click any option . . .
Detailed Search
States List
Stats
State Map Search
Most Recent
Notables
Add a Fallen Hero
9/11
COVID-19
New Hero Search L. B. Prater
- Sep. 14, 1919 -
(10513)

Pass your cursor over pic to see larger version! Click pic for full version!

Corpus Christi Police Dept. Patch
Resided: TX, USA
Born: Unk  
Fallen: Sep. 14, 1919
Race/Sex: Caucasian Male
Agency
Dept: Corpus Christi Police Dept. - TX
John Sartain St  
Corpus Christi , TX   78401   USA
(361)886-2600
County: Nueces
Dept. Type: Municipal/Police
Hero's Rank: Officer
Sworn Date: Unk
FBI Class: Death - Disaster
Agency URL: Click Here
Bio: Not Available
Fatal Incident Summary
Offender: No Info
Location: TX   USA   Sun. Sep. 14, 1919
Summary: Police Officer L.B. Prater was killed in the aftermath of the Hurricane of 1919 that struck the Texas gulf coast.

He drowned as he and other officers attempted to rescue citizens. Officer Prater was buried in a mass grave with other citizens who were killed in the storm. It is estimated that as many as 1,000 people were killed during the storm.

Officer Prater was survived by his wife.

Source: Website      Click
More from Corpus Christi Police Dept. - TX
Add A Tribute Last Updated: May. 29, 2019 Add to Favorites




Heiser/1923

Sparks/1919

Slaughter/1912

Sixkiller/1886

Mahukona/1923

O'Neill/1921

Niederschulte/1919

Cruse/1923
Follow Us @Twitter! like Us @FB !
I Am The Web Master

McDonald/2008
Giles/2014
Cleaves/2008
Beck/2008
Seals/2002
Neudert/2002
Hearne/2017
Lane/2004
Clark/2017
Huff/2010
Home Page View Tribute Wall Search & Read Fallen Hero Stories Member Section Contact Us Make A Donation Our Policies Valued Links
Visitors Today - 569(906)
this entire site copyright© 1999 ----> 2020    Contact Us West Palm Beach, FL 33462
MemberID: 588752(N)   Logged In: N   IP: 18.208.202.194