Captain Samuel N. Rowe

Captain Samuel N. Rowe

New York State Police, New York

End of Watch Friday, May 1, 1970

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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.


  • Age 44
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in peace Captain Rowe.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

June 28, 2019

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