KCPD Memorial   Lest We Forget
Police Officer
Jack Percy Wilcox
Kansas City, Missouri Police Department
End of Watch: Saturday, May 3, 1924
Age: 26
DOB: December 15, 1897
Tour of Duty:
Cause of death: Vehicle accident, motorcycle

Officer Wilcox was seriously injured when his motorcycle struck an Arctic Ice Cream Company Truck at the corner of 31st Street and Troost Street. Officer Wilcox later died from his injury.

Officer Wilcox, a Freemason, was survived by his mother, Alberta, and his sister, Mina. Interred: Mount Washington Cemetery.

Article by Brent Marchant