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Memorial to Irving Rosenburg

Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

Date of Death: February 15, 1942
Rank: Officer
Age: 53
Years of Service: 23
Marital Status: Married
Children: Two
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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