Sergeant Louis Edward Stiger

Sergeant Louis Edward Stiger

United States Army Military Police Corps, U.S. Government

End of Watch Wednesday, July 9, 1947

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Louis Edward Stiger

Sergeant Louis Stiger was accidentally shot and killed at the Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, when a .45 caliber service weapon held by another MP was accidentally discharged.

The round fatally wounded Sergeant Stiger and wounded a second MP in the leg.

Sergeant Stiger was a US Army veteran of WWII. He was survived by his parents.

Bio

  • Age 24
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)
  • Location New Mexico

accidental discharge

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Thank you for your service, both military and police, and please know that your sacrifice will always be remembered. Rest in peace always

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 9, 2020

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