Private Dean N. Zeigler

Private Dean N. Zeigler

Pennsylvania Motor Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, October 17, 1942

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Dean N. Zeigler

Private Dean Zeigler was killed in an automobile accident while patrolling U.S. Route 15 near Dillsburg, Pennsylvania.

His patrol car was struck by another vehicle. Private Zeigler was transported to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries six days later.

Private Zeigler had been with the Pennsylvania Motor Police for one year. He was survived by his father.


  • Age 24
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Sunday, October 11, 1942

automobile accident

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Pvt. Zeigler,
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 Pennsylvania. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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October 17, 2022

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