Park Ranger James P. Fleetwood

Park Ranger James P. Fleetwood

United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Tuesday, July 5, 1977

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James P. Fleetwood

Park Ranger James Fleetwood was killed when his patrol car was struck head-on by a drunk driver while en route to a parade detail in Searchlight, Nevada.

He had just completed his regular duty shift in the Mohave District of the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada, and was en route to the parade detail when the crash occurred.

Ranger Fleetwood was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.


  • Age 43
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicular assault
  • Location Nevada
  • Weapon Automobile
  • Offender Not available

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Ranger Fleetwood you served your country with courage and distinction! Most of all you served the National Parks ( Lake Mead) with great compassion for all guests protection and safety!

Barbarajo Brown Nash
Daughter of Ranger Thomas Kenneth Brown Nash his EOW August 31, 1973

April 29, 2019

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