Border Patrol Agent Glenn A. Phillips

Border Patrol Agent Glenn A. Phillips

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, July 8, 1974

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Glenn A. Phillips

Border Patrol Agent Glenn Phillips was killed in an automobile crash in the 3000 block of Tijuana Street while patrolling the border fence in San Ysidro, California.

He was driving with his lights off along the fence at about 9:40 pm when his Jeep struck the back of a parked truck and trailer. Other agents found the wreckage about 20 minutes later.

Agent Phillips had served with the United States Border Patrol for 13 months. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 1 year, 1 month
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location California

routine driving

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 8, 2020

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