Trooper Charles T. Wood

Trooper Charles T. Wood

Michigan State Police, Michigan

End of Watch Tuesday, April 14, 1942

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Charles T. Wood

Trooper Charles Wood was killed in a motorcycle accident on M-29 near the St. Clair State Police Post at 7 pm.

He was taking the motorcycle on a trial run. As he attempted to adjust the engine, he lost control and struck a culvert.

Trooper Wood had served with the Michigan State Police for 2 1/2 years. He was survived by his parents.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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Trooper Wood,
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 Michigan. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

April 14, 2022

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