Officer Gustave J. Lund

Officer Gustave J. Lund

End of Watch: 

August 25, 1924

Age: 61
Salt Lake City Police Department
Accidental: Pedestrian

Officer Gustave J. Lund died after being struck by a truck in the intersection of 1100 East and 2100 South, SLC.  

Officer Lund was directing noontime traffic when he stepped between the truck and a trailer it was towing. He died instantly. Officer Lund was married and the father of nine children. He is buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery. 

The bronze memorial name plaque of Officer Gustave J. Lund is sponsored by the Salt Lake City Honorary Colonels.

Fallen Officers