Officer Benjamin Pope Myrick

Officer Benjamin Pope Myrick

Norfolk Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, February 13, 1960

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Benjamin Pope Myrick

Officer Benjamin Myrick succumbed to injuries sustained one week earlier when his police motorcycle was struck by a car.

Officer Myrick was a U.S. Army veteran. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and two sons.


  • Age 44
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Thursday, February 4, 1960

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I am sibling of officer Myrick and would like to know the other siblings of officer Myrick. If any of them happens to see this would you contact me at [email protected] . I didn't know my dad but I would like to know what he was like. I would also like to know where he is buried. Thank you in advance, Joyce Ann Myrick.

Joyce Chewning-daughter

January 17, 2016

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