Patrolman Auldon LeGrande

Patrolman Auldon LeGrande

Louisville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Tuesday, December 10, 1946

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Auldon LeGrande

Patrolman LeGrande succumbed to injuries received two years earlier when he was involved in an motorcycle accident while on duty. He was on patrol when he collided with a car at Wenzel and Market Streets. He was transported to a local hospital where one of his legs was amputated. Patrolman LeGrande appeared to be recovering but suddenly turned for the worse and died as a result of his injuries.

Patrolman LeGrande served with the Louisville Police Department for two and a half years.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 2 years, 5 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Saturday, September 2, 1944

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Patrolman LeGrande,
On today, the 75th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Louisville. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 10, 2021

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