Sheriff Max L. Taylor

Sheriff Max L. Taylor

Bowman County Sheriff's Office, North Dakota

End of Watch Thursday, June 30, 1960

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Max L. Taylor

Sheriff Taylor succumbed to injuries sustained three weeks earlier when he was struck by a car while directing traffic around a stalled truck. He was struck by a vehicle driving in the opposite direction. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries three weeks later.

Sheriff Taylor had been sheriff for seven years and was running for this third term at the time of the accident. He was survived by his wife, two sons, daughter, six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and five siblings.


  • Age 64
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Not available

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito

July 4, 2015

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