Robert A. Eberle, 84, a retired Bernards Township police officer who was part of the department for 25 years, died last Tuesday in North Carolina, according to an obituary in the Pocono Record.
Eberle was a retired sergeant from the department, according to Bernards police. He had been patrol division commander upon retiring in 1989, the obituary said.
According to township police, Eberle will be laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery.
Eberle was a combat-wounded Marine veteran of the Korean War and a survivor of the Chosin Reservoir Campaign in North Korea, 1950, the obituary said.