Patrolman Harry H. Widder

Patrolman Harry H. Widder

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Friday, September 25, 1953

Harry H. Widder

Patrolman Widder was killed in an motorcycle accident while on patrol on the Grand Central Parkway in Queens. His motorcycle jumped a curb and struck an oncoming car.

Patrolman Widder had served with the New York City Police Department for seven years and was assigned to the Grand Central Precinct (Present day Highway 3). He was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 6020

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Patrolman Widder,
On today, the 65th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of New York City. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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September 25, 2018

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