Patrolman Fredrick Blackburn

Patrolman Fredrick Blackburn

Gloucester City Police Department, New Jersey

End of Watch Wednesday, March 6, 1946

Fredrick Blackburn

Patrolman Blackburn was struck by a hit-and-run driver as he walked his beat at the intersection of Cumberland and Atlantic Streets. He succumbed to internal injuries eight days later.

Patrolman Blackburn, who was 75 years old, had served as a Patrolman for 34 years. He was survived by his wife and six children.

Bio

  • Age 75
  • Tour 34 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Wednesday, February 27, 1946

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 666th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your many years of distinguished service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

March 6, 2012

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