Police Officer A. P. Martial

Police Officer A. P. Martial

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Monday, November 8, 1937

A. P. Martial

Officer Martial succumbed to injuries received in an accident two days earlier. He and his partner were on patrol when hish partner swerved to avoid a car and struck a curb. The impact caused Officer Martial to strike his head on a gun rack mounted above the windshield. He complained of a headache and went home after taking some aspirin. Shortly therafter he lapsed into a coma and succumbed to a blod clot which had formed as a result of the concussion.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Saturday, November 6, 1937

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Heroes live forever Officer Martial, and we will ever forget. Thank you for the sacrifice you made for the citizens of Houston and the great State of Texas.

Greater Houston C.O.P.S.

November 8, 2013

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