Lieutenant Ralph Martin

Lieutenant Ralph Martin

New York City Police Department, New York

End of Watch Wednesday, July 21, 1943

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Ralph Martin

Lieutenant Ralph Martin died of injuries he received when he fell into a shaft while performing a building inspection.

Lieutenant Martin had served with the New York City Police Department for thirty-six years and was survived by his three sisters. He was assigned to the Bureau of Buildings and Repairs, the present-day Buildings Maintenance Section.


  • Age 62
  • Tour 36 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 21, 2020

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