Deputy Keeper Bruce Linwood Drummond

Deputy Keeper Bruce Linwood Drummond

New Jersey Department of Corrections, New Jersey

End of Watch Thursday, March 20, 1919

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Bruce Linwood Drummond

Deputy Keeper Bruce Drummond succumbed to injuries sustained three years earlier when he was injured while on duty at the New Jersey State Prison in Trenton.

The injury caused paralysis and ultimately left him bedridden. His condition deteriorated until he passed away from his injuries on March 20th, 1919.

Deputy Drummond had served with the New Jersey Department of Corrections for six years at the time of the accident. He was survived by his wife and six children.


  • Age 49
  • Tour 6 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Wednesday, September 20, 1916

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Thank you for your service and please know that no passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

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

March 20, 2021

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