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Police Officer James J. Clarke | Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

Police Officer

James J. Clarke

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Tuesday, February 11, 1941

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 54

Tour: Not available

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Cause: Explosion

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Officer Clarke was killed along with a mother and her two daughters when an explosion ripped through four row homes on Greenwich Street near Passyunk Avenue. Officer Clarke was crushed by a falling wall as he rushed to help a family escape. He was survived by his three grown children.

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