17 February 1919
PATROLMAN BORRELL DEAD
Albert L. Borrell, a patrolman in the Eastern District for the past five years, died last week [16 Feb 1919] at his home 1321 North Central Ave., after an illness of nine days, from pneumonia. A detail that left him wet and cold in late January gave him a cold from which he could not recover. Before long it had become worse turning to bronchitis and then to the pneumonia that took his life.
He was 32 years old and joined the Police Department on 13 February 1914 his death came two days after the fifth anniversary of his connection with the Baltimore Police Department. Last March Borrell resigned from the department to take up government work, but after a week returned to policing
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|End of Watch||16 Feb 1919|
|City, St.||1321 N Central Ave|
|Cause of Death||LOD Illness|
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