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Hero officer who died on duty rescuing child has grave restored

Service will be held for PC Howard Overton who died on duty almost a century ago.

PC Howard Overton's grave (centre)

PC Howard Overton's grave (centre)

Date - 9th April 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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An officer who died almost 90 years ago will next week have his gravestone renewed after the original became buried in mud. PC Howard Overton, serving Worcestershire Police, was hit by a car after he ran into Worcester Road, Malvern, to rescue a...
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