Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

Neville Batt

  • Rank: Policeman
  • Serial Number: Unknown
  • Division: Unknown
  • Location: Avalon Blvd @ Santa Fe RR crossing (S/O Harry S. Bridges in Wilmington)
  • Date Killed: Friday, July 9, 1937
  • Cause of Death: Traffic Accident


Policeman Batt succumbed to injuries sustained one week earlier when his patrol car collided with a Santa Fe Railroad freight train near the intersection of Avalon Boulevard and Santa Fe.

Policeman Batt had served with the Department for 14 years. He was survived by his wife and child.