Chief Marshal
Earle Maitland Platt
Long Beach Police Department
Thursday, October 25, 1956

Age: 57
Served: 23 years
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Military Service:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
• World War I
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Incident Details

Cause of Death:
Heart attack
Date/Time of Incident:
Thursday, October 25, 1956

Incident to Death Duration:
Same day
Incident Location:
2400 Oriole Trail, Long Beach
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Burial Location:
Greenwood Cemetery, Michigan City

   Chief Marshal Earle Platt was assisting the Long Beach Fire Department at a fire scene when he inhaled smoke and became ill. He was taken back to his apartment, located at the town hall and died of a heart attack later that day.

   Chief Marshal Platt was survived by his wife.