Policeman Bartholomew James Coen

Policeman Bartholomew James Coen

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, October 6, 1922

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Bartholomew James Coen

Patrolman Bartholomew Coen was killed when his car collided with a trolley near St. Agnes Hospital, where he was rushing an injured man to. After the collision, he insisted on taking the injured man into the hospital, where the officer died of his injuries.

Patrolman Coen was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 5 years, 5 months
  • Badge 1761

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice are always remembered.

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

October 6, 2020

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