Nelson S. Dwelly - ID NR

Nelson S. Dwelly

Line of Duty 07/10/1943

CHP Officer Killed in Motorcycle Collision

Saturday, July 10, 1943

Officer Nelson S. Dwelly was patrolling with CHP Officer J.C. Glass when Glass saw the wheel of Dwelly’s motorcycle start to wobble and then the motorcycle turned over several times with Dwelly still in the seat. The 37-year-old patrol officer had been a member of the CHP for less than one year.