Investigator Milton Henry Rogers

Investigator Milton Henry Rogers

United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Alcohol Tax Unit, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, July 12, 1948

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Milton Henry Rogers

Investigator Milton Rogers suffered a fatal heart attack while raiding a still in a wooded area of the Bluegrass Docks section of Knox County, Tennessee.

He and other agents had walked about 200 yards when he complained of chest pain and collapsed.

Investigator Rogers was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Alcohol Tax Unit for 17 years. He was survived by his wife, brother, and two sisters.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 17 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Location Tennessee

alcohol violation

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Investigator Rogers,
On today, the 75th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country-not just as a Law Enforcement Officer but also when you served with the U.S. Navy during World Wars I & II. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Fair Winds And Following Seas

United States Border Patrol

July 12, 2023

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