Game Warden George Thompson

Game Warden George Thompson

California Department of Fish and Wildlife, California

End of Watch Saturday, September 1, 1928

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George Thompson

Warden Thompson was shot and killed by a hunter after asking to see his hunting license. The suspect, a recently released mental patient, was found to be insane, and unable to stand trial. He died in a insane asylum in Napa on April 9, 1942.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Died in insane asylum

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Game Warden Thompson,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of California.


United States Border Patrol

September 1, 2018

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