Trooper Richard Gilbert Barnhart

Trooper Richard Gilbert Barnhart

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, August 8, 1964

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Richard Gilbert Barnhart

Trooper Richard Barnhart was killed in an automobile accident while pursuing a drag racer on Route 112 near Republic, Pennsylvania. During the pursuit a vehicle pulled out of a service station and caused a collision.

Trooper Barnhart was a U.S Army veteran and had served with the Pennsylvania State Police for almost 13 years He is survived by his wife and two infant children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 12 years, 8 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Not available

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