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Oldest Serving Cop in US Dies at Age 84

June 05, 2009  | 

The oldest active duty police officer in the United States, who battled the Nazis on the beaches of Normandy and the chaos which ravaged New Orleans in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, has died at the age of 84.

Sergeant Major Manuel Curry served with the New Orleans Police Department for more than 63 years until he became ill several weeks ago.

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jcellis @ 6/5/2009 7:37 PM

Another member of the old guard has left us.Sgt.Manuel Curry of the

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