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.

Bio

  • 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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Officer Myrick,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Norfolk. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

February 13, 2020

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