Captain Rowland G. Cornell – Cranston Police

Capt. Rowland G. Cornell

     Captain Rowland G. Cornell was born January 17, 1902.  He was appointed to the CPD in 1936; promoted to sergeant in 1944; to lieutenant in 1945, and to captain on July 1, 1954.  He was a member of the Cranston Police Relief Association, the Ionic Lodge of Masons, Philips Memorial Church, and the Fraternal Order of Police.  He passed away suddenly on October 26, 1956, at the age of 54.   

     Rest in peace.