Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Patrolman Claudius Edgar Irvin | Wytheville Police Department, Virginia Wytheville Police Department, Virginia

Patrolman

Claudius Edgar Irvin

Wytheville Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch: Sunday, August 25, 1963

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: 7 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Automobile crash

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Patrolmen Claudius Irvin and Raymond Chapman were killed in an automobile accident.

As the two officers were responding to a call, a tractor trailer jack-knifed, killing them both instantly.

Patrolman Irvin had served with the Wytheville Police Department for seven years. He is survived by his wife, daughter, and son.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

Related Line of Duty Deaths

Patrolman Raymond Albert Chapman
Wytheville Police Department, Virginia
End of Watch: Sunday, August 25, 1963
Cause: Automobile crash

View all 6 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Patrolman Irvin,
On today, the 54th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and your Partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Wytheville. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
August 25, 2017

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2017 Deaths