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McDonagh, Matthew P.

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McDonagh, Matthew P.

Rank: Policeman

Serial Number: Unknown

Division: Unknown

Location: 6th and San Pedro St.

Date Killed: Sunday, December 16, 1923

Cause of Death: Motorcycle Traffic Accident

Bio: Policeman McDonagh was killed when his police motorcycle was struck a train in downtown Los Angeles.

Policeman McDonagh had served with the agency for 3 years and was survived by his expectant wife. Policeman McDonagh's son, grandson, and great-grandson all went on to serve with the Los Angeles Police Department.