Trooper Milton Veasily Purnell, Jr.

Trooper Milton Veasily Purnell, Jr.

Maryland State Police, Maryland

End of Watch Thursday, May 29, 1975

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Milton Veasily Purnell, Jr.

Trooper Milton Purnell was killed in an automobile accident on Route 50 near Cambridge. His patrol car struck a utility pole at a service station.

Trooper Purnell had been with the agency for 17 months.


  • Age 22
  • Tour 1 year, 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

May 29, 2015

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