Sergeant Norman G. Vezina

Sergeant Norman G. Vezina

Smithfield Police Department, Rhode Island

End of Watch Tuesday, December 10, 1968

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Norman G. Vezina

Sergeant Norman Vezina drowned while attempting to rescue a 5-year-old child who had fallen through thin ice.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

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Sergeant Vezina, it has been 57 years since you were taken from us. New England law enforcement has continued to thrive, learn and become safer due to the traditions and sacrifices you, your family, and many others have made for us. Thank you for your law enforcement service.

Chief (Ret) Steven Marshall
Georges Mills, NH

December 10, 2023

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