Patrolman Herbert D. Allen

Patrolman Herbert D. Allen

Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Sunday, December 25, 1927

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Herbert D. Allen

Patrolman Allen died of head injuries he received in a motorcycle accident.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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I attended the memorial for Herbert David Allen in September 2012. He was my mother’s uncle, her father was his brother Fred Allen. I have the Medal of Honor awarded Officer Allen and I am trying to find a family member to give it to.

Daniel Daly
Grand nephew

May 12, 2019

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