Patrolman C. B. Avent

Patrolman C. B. Avent

North Carolina Highway Patrol, North Carolina

End of Watch Monday, December 12, 1949

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C. B. Avent

Patrolman C.B. Avent was struck and killed by an automobile while conducting a checkpoint in Nash County.

Patrolman Avent was survived by his wife and two children. The overpass of NC64 at I95 in Nash County is named in his


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Patrolman Avent,
On today, the 64th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of North Carolina. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 12, 2013

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