Policeman John Charles Keen

Policeman John Charles Keen

Philadelphia Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, February 27, 1931

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John Charles Keen

Policeman John Keen died of injuries suffered when the patrol wagon he was driving overturned after a collision with a car.

Policeman Keen had served with the Philadelphia Police Department for 13 years. He was survived by his seven children. His wife had died of pneumonia three weeks before Policeman Keen's accident.


  • Age 44
  • Tour 13 years
  • Badge 3013

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Monday, February 23, 1931

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Rest in peace always knowing that no passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice.

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Delaware State Police (Retired)

February 27, 2021

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