Patrolman Patrick J. Carr

Patrolman Patrick J. Carr

Boston Police Department, Massachusetts

End of Watch Tuesday, August 1, 1916

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Patrick J. Carr

Patrolman Patrick Carr was killed in an automobile crash while responding to a call on Castle Island.

A draw bridge he was driving across collapsed causing Patrolman Carr to suffer fatal head injuries.


  • Age 39
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 1082

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Reflecting on your selfless sacrifice for your community and your family, on the 106th anniversary of your tragic loss. Officer Patrick J Carr, you remain present to this day in the thoughts of family and descendants who you never met. Thank you.

Glenn Alexander

August 1, 2022

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