Trooper Harold Anderson

Trooper Harold Anderson

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Saturday, March 12, 1921

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Harold Anderson

Trooper Anderson was shot and killed while he and another trooper investigated a suspicious vehicle near Novi, Michigan. As the two approached the vehicle the suspect inside opened fire, striking Trooper Anderson in the chest. Both officers returned fire but did not strike the suspect, who was later apprehended.

Trooper Anderson was a corporal in the aviation corps during World War I.


  • Age 25
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Trooper Anderson,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of Michigan.


United States Border Patrol

March 12, 2021

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