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Officer Rank: Patrolman
Memorial Panel: 61-E: 5
Department: Louisville, Kentucky, P.D.
End of Watch: 08/14/1929
Cause: Automobile crash
Length of Service: 5
Patrolman Newcomb was killed in an automobile accident while on patrol.