Captain Samuel N. Rowe

Captain Samuel N. Rowe

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch Friday, May 1, 1970

Samuel N. Rowe

Captain Rowe was killed in an automobile accident on Route 17, Broome County, while returning from a gambling raid. One of the tires on his car blew-out, causing his car to go out of control and strike a sign.

Captain Rowe was a WWII and Korean War veteran. He had served with the New York State Police for 18 years and was assigned to Troop C.

Bio

  • Age 44
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Capt. Rowe,
Sir, even though it's been 45 years since your End of Watch, you are still honored and remembered. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just as a LEO but for our Country as well when you served during WW II and the Korean War. And to your fMily and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

May 3, 2015

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