Patrolman James A. Nelson

Patrolman James A. Nelson

Plymouth Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Monday, December 11, 1967

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James A. Nelson

Patrolman James Nelson was killed instantly when his squad car struck the rear of a semitrailer.

Patrolman Nelson had served with the Plymouth Police Department for 3½ years. He was survived by his wife, son and daughter.

In October 2008, a street was named in his honor.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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