Corrections Officer John M. Bloxom

Corrections Officer John M. Bloxom

New Mexico Corrections Department, New Mexico

End of Watch Monday, July 31, 1950

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John M. Bloxom

Corrections Officer John Bloxom succumbed to injuries sustained 12 days earlier when he fell from a watchtower on the prison wall at the New Mexico State Penitentiary in Santa Fe.

He was taken to a local hospital where he remained until succumbing to his injuries.

Officer Bloxom was survived by his wife and several siblings.


  • Age 59
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Fall
  • Incident Date Wednesday, July 19, 1950

foot patrol

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