Patrolman Theodore Van Zilen

Patrolman Theodore Van Zilen

Leonia Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Friday, August 30, 1918

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Theodore Van Zilen

Patrolman Van Zilen was killed in an automobile accident while escorting the Chief of another agency to an address in the city of Leonia.
Patrolman Van Zilen had been with the agency for one year.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the Sons of God."

Thank you for your service,
Your great-granddaughter, <3

Chrissie Clark

April 18, 2020

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