1925 – Ross A. Gardner – Inspector – United States Border Patrol

Biographical Info:

Born: UnnownAge: 25
Tour of Duty: 10 months
Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details:
Cause of Death: Motorcycle accidentLocation: California
Date of Incident: October 27, 1925
Weapon Used: N/A (Traffic Collision)
Suspect Info: N/A

Inspector Gardner was killed in an on-duty traffic collision while returning to Elsinore, California, from San Diego, California, for a temporary duty assignment. He was riding a government issued motorcycle which had taken to San Diego to get repaired. He struck the rear of a stalled vehicle which was parked in a traffic lane and which had no lights on during darkness. Inspector Gardner had been with the agency for ten months.

Inspector Gardner’s burial locaton is not known.

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