Policeman Alphonso Bonavitacola

Policeman Alphonso Bonavitacola

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, July 28, 1934

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Alphonso Bonavitacola

Policeman Alphonso Bonavitacola was struck and killed by a car at 22nd Street and Snyder Avenue as he stepped off a trolley while returning from an assignment.

He was assigned to the old 7th and Carpenter streets station.


  • Age 44
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 3310

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 79th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in 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 Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

January 21, 2013

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