Patrolman John J. Nobrega

Patrolman John J. Nobrega

Portsmouth Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Wednesday, January 29, 1958

John J. Nobrega

Patrolman Nobrega was killed in an automobile accident at Portsmouth Boulevard and Elm Avenue.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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I had the distinct honor of escorting your son during our Memorial Ceremony this year, where you were honored. With a tear in my eye as I listened to him say how young he was when you were taken from this earth, I couldn't help but reach over and hug him. I too have a son the same age that your son was when you paid the ultimate sacrifice to protect us all. Rest in Peace dear brother. Your memory will continue to live on in the hearts of your family, including your brothers and sisters in blue.

Detective Misty Holley
Portsmouth Police Dept

May 14, 2014

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