Officer Bio

Edward Baerwald

End of Watch: 8/15/1928

Age: 59

Rank: Patrolman

Agency: Wausau Police Department

Length of Service: 16 years

County: Marathon

Location On Memorial: II

Personal Information

Incident Surrounding Death
While working security for a presidential parade Officer Baerwald was struck by a cable and knocked to the ground.  He died of head injures received when his head struck the ground.