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Sgt Joseph Kelly Brown, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1929
Death: Feb. 19, 1966
Adelphi
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS VETERAN
STAFF SERGEANT

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY POLICE OFFICER
SHOT & KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY

Sgt. Brown along with other officers of his squad were serving a warrant at 2211 University Blvd. in Adelphi. As they approached the building they were fired upon by the suspect. Sgt. Brown was killed and two other officers were wounded. Sgt. Brown was survived by his wife and 1 child.

Sgt Brown served in the United States Marine Corps from 1951-1954 and then served two years on the Tacoma Park Police Department before joining Prince George's County Police.

HE IS HONORED ON THE NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS MEMORIAL WALL PANEL 23E LINE 17.

WE HONOR HIS MEMORY SO HE IS NEVER FORGOTTEN.

 
 
Note: S/SGT USMC
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 43, Site: 5654
 
Maintained by: Jdrhook
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49221440
Sgt Joseph Kelly Brown, Sr
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Sgt Joseph Kelly Brown, Sr
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Sgt Joseph Kelly Brown, Sr
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- Norm Brown
 Added: Jan. 17, 2015
Semper Fi Marine! Rest in peace.
- Chuck Metcalfe
 Added: Oct. 29, 2013
Thank you for your courage, bravery & sacrifice. rest in peace brother. Guard the streets of Heaven well Marine.
- Jdrhook
 Added: Oct. 6, 2010
 
 
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