Edmund Forrest MULCAHY
Victoria Police Force
Officer In Charge, Geelong Police Stn
Suicide – firearm
Died 7 October 1912
POLICE OFFICER’S SUICIDE
MELBOURNE. October 7. Sgt. Edmund Forrest Mulcahy, officer in charge of the Geelong police, committed suicide today by shooting himself with a revolver.
Mulcahy had a severe attack of influenza a month ago and since then had been despondent and worried. He was under the impression that office work was beyond his capacity. He left a widow and seven children.
The Register ( Adelaide ) Tuesday 8 October 1912 page 7 of 12