Patrolman Victor Louis Zambroni

Patrolman Victor Louis Zambroni

Memphis Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Tuesday, March 23, 1920

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Victor Louis Zambroni

Patrolman Victor Zambroni was killed when he swerved his motorcycle in an effort to avoid striking a pedestrian.

He was clocking a speeding car west on Jefferson Avenue. As he approached Dunlap Street a young lady stepped from the curb into the path of the motorcycle. Patrolman Zambroni swerved to avoid the pedestrian, lost control of his motorcycle, and struck a telephone pole. He was taken to Saint Joseph's Hospital, where he died a week later from his injuries.

Patrolman Zambroni was a United States Army veteran of WWI and had served with the Memphis Police Department for four months.


  • Age 23
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge 79
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, March 16, 1920

routine driving

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