Trooper John D. Ryan

Trooper John D. Ryan

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, March 3, 1950

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John D. Ryan

Trooper Ryan was killed when his patrol car was struck by a train in Marquette, Michigan. His view had been obstructed by high snow banks and as he attempted to cross a railroad crossing he was struck.


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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R.I.P. Trooper Ryan. Your sacrifice in the line of duty is held in the highest of respect.

Christine A. Haines MCO retired
Michigan State Police retired Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer.

July 30, 2021

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