Patrolman James T. Volz

Patrolman James T. Volz

Rochester Police Department, New York

End of Watch Tuesday, September 15, 1942

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James T. Volz

Patrolman James Volz was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic at the intersection of Prince Street and East Main Street.

No charges were filed against the man who struck him.

Patrolman Volz was survived by his wife, two sons, and daughter.


  • Age 43
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 119

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

directing traffic

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Patrolman Volz,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just for your Community but for our Country as well when you served with the U.S. Navy during World War I. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Fair Winds And Following Seas

United States Border Patrol

September 15, 2022

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