End of Watch: Thursday, January 28, 1937
Tour of Duty: 8 years
Cause of Death: Automobile accident
Date of Incident: January 28, 1937
Incident Location: Petersen Avenue and Grinstead Drive
Weapon Used: Not applicable
Case Status: Closed
Officer Claycomb was killed when his patrol car was struck by an army truck which had gone over an embankment at Peterson Avenue and Grinstead Drive. The accident occurred at 10 pm.
He had been with the agency for eight (8) years. He is survived by his wife, mother, and sister.
Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, KY
Officer Down Memorial
National Law Enforcement Officer Memorial
Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation
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