Trooper Joseph Emanuel Dillard

Trooper Joseph Emanuel Dillard

Tennessee Highway Patrol, Tennessee

End of Watch Monday, August 24, 1964

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Joseph Emanuel Dillard

Trooper Joseph Dillard was killed in an automobile accident on Highway 45 near Medina.

A vehicle was passing a truck and struck Trooper Dillard`s patrol car head-on killing him and injuring six other people.

Trooper Dillard a U.S Army veteran.


  • Age 37
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

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.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater

September 16, 2010

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