Sergeant John Marion Thomas

Sergeant John Marion Thomas

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, May 8, 1927

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John Marion Thomas

Sergeant John Thomas was killed when his patrol vehicle became involved in a three-car collision on Ridge Pike, just west of Jeffersonville, Montgomery County. Sergeant Thomas was thrown from the vehicle and died.

Sergeant Thomas was a veteran of both the U.S. Army and U.S Marine Corps. He had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for only two months and was survived by his brother.


  • Age 43
  • Tour 2 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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On this actual anniversary of your death I’d like to reiterate my previous reflection and say that your sacrifice and service are always remembered.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

May 8, 2021

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