Trooper William Gordon Barnes

Trooper William Gordon Barnes

Tennessee Highway Patrol, Tennessee

End of Watch Saturday, January 22, 1966

William Gordon Barnes

Trooper Barnes was killed when his patrol car was struck broadside by another auto one mile east of Waynesville. He was attempting to back into a side road when a car rounded a curve and struck the patrol car on the driver's side.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 46th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never dimishes respect and you will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

January 22, 2012

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