Investigator Randall Oakes Younger

Investigator Randall Oakes Younger

United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Alcohol Tax Unit, U.S. Government

End of Watch Tuesday, June 1, 1943

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Randall Oakes Younger

Investigator R. Oakes Younger suffered a fatal heart attack while on emergency assignment in Amarillo, Texas.

Investigator Younger stood up practically all day, riding the train from Amarillo to Dallas. He then accompanied investigators from Waco to Leon County in an exhausted physical condition. He suffered a heart attack and died in his motel room in Centerville, Texas.

Investigator Younger was survived by his wife and two children.

He was buried in Canyon, Randall County, Texas.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Location Texas

investigation, official travel

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Investigator Younger,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

June 1, 2023

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