Patrolman Charles W. Mathews

Patrolman Charles W. Mathews

Natick Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Tuesday, July 19, 1921

Charles W. Mathews

Patrolman Charles Mathews succumbed to injuries sustained two days earlier while directing traffic at the intersection of Palmer Avenue and Pond Street at approximately 9:00 pm.

Patrolman Mathews had served with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife, four daughters, and one son.

Patrolman Mathews' grandson, Patrolman Wallace Mathews, was killed in the line of duty on April 23rd, 1953, while serving with the Massachusetts State Police.

Bio

  • Age 53
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Sunday, July 17, 1921

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We will never forget. Although you passed away long before my time, your memory and spirit lives in all of us. God Bless you and the Natick PD

CHRISTOPHER MATHEWS
Great-Grandson

September 14, 2016

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