Trooper William Stafford Tinsley

Trooper William Stafford Tinsley

Virginia State Police, Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, September 5, 1942

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William Stafford Tinsley

Trooper William Tinsley was killed in an automobile crash on US Route 11 in Roanoke County, Virginia.

Trooper Tinsley had served with the Virginia State Police. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

automobile accident, vehicle crash

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Trooper Tinsley,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of Virginia. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

September 5, 2022

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