Police Officer Alexander Bryant McNaughton

Police Officer Alexander Bryant McNaughton

Atlanta Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Thursday, December 28, 1944

Alexander Bryant McNaughton

Officer Alexander McNaughton succumbed to injuries sustained eight days earlier when he was struck by a drunk driver. He and another officer were investigating an accident when the drunk driver struck one of the vehicles involved in the crash, which was knocked into both officers.

Officer McNaughton suffered a fractured skull.

Officer McNaughton had served with the agency for 15 years. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 41
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Incident Date Wednesday, December 20, 1944
  • Weapon Automobile; Alcohol involved
  • Offender Not available

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Officer McNaughton,
On today, the 72nd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Atlanta. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 28, 2016

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