Patrolman Nolan Eugene Tipton

Patrolman Nolan Eugene Tipton

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, June 25, 1932

Nolan Eugene Tipton

Patrolman Nolan Tipton was killed when his motorcycle collided with a car at Chestnut Street and Farragut Terrace, West Philadelphia, during the chase of a robbery suspect.

Patrolman Tipton was assigned to the old Motor Bandit Patrol. He died in Presbyterian Hospital. His partner, who was riding in the motorcycle sidecar, suffered a leg injury.

Patrolman Tipton was survived by his wife and two childre.

Bio

  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 2540

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

vehicle pursuit

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You are the grandfather I never could have known. I cherish the hope of meeting you in the resurrection.

Scott Tipton
Grandson

March 19, 2018

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