Memorial to Irving Rosenburg
Officer Killed in the Line of Duty
Date of Death: February 15, 1942
Years of Service: 23
Marital Status: Married
Location of Death: 13th and M Streets, NW
Officer Rosenburg was in a 10-4 scout car, responding to a shooting call, when a city bus failed to yield the right of way to an emergency vehicle. Officer Rosenburg died from a broken back and skull. His partner survived.
Officer Rosenburg was buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
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