Sergeant William Forth

Sergeant William Forth
21st March 1993
34 years old

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Sgt Forth died after answering a routine call in Gateshead in 1993. Shortly after arriving in Clover Hill, Sunniside, he was beaten and stabbed to death. Sergeant Forth was posthumously awarded the Queen’s Commendation for Brave Conduct on March 1st, 1996.

Sergeant William Forth

Memorial – Unveiled 24th March 1995 at Sun Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Nr. Gateshead

Unveiling Photos – 24th March 1995 at Sun Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Nr. Gateshead

Ceremony Programme

Sergeant William Forth Memorial Programme 1
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Sergeant William Forth Memorial Programme 2
Sergeant William Forth Memorial Programme 4

Letters

Sergeant William Forth Letter

Location Map

Sun Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Nr. Gateshead