Police Officer Frederick W. Coblentz

Police Officer Frederick W. Coblentz

San Antonio Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, November 8, 1942

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Frederick W. Coblentz

Officer Frederick Coblentz was killed in a motorcycle accident while escorting an ambulance.

His motorcycle was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Goliad Street and Waters Street. He was transported to Robert Green Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Officer Coblentz had been with the San Antonio Police Department for 18 months. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 1 year, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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Officer Coblentz,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of San Antonio. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

November 8, 2022

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