Patrolman Howard Barrows

Patrolman Howard Barrows

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Sunday, December 21, 1930

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Howard Barrows

Patrolman Howard Barrows succumbed to injuries sustained three days earlier in an automobile crash at the intersection of Springfield Boulevard and Merrick Road, in Queens.

He was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he remained until succumbing to his injuries on December 21, 1930.

Patrolman Barrows had served with the New York City Police Department for 17 years and was assigned to the 105th Precinct. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 17 years
  • Badge 9101

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Thursday, December 18, 1930

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Rest in peace Patrolman Barrows. My father worked out of the 102nd precinct.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 20, 2018

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