Officer William C. Foote

Officer William C. Foote

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Monday, June 23, 1952

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William C. Foote

Officer William Foote was killed in a motorcycle crash while returning from Salinas to Bakersfield.

Officer Foote was a Marine Corps Reserve Korean War veteran and had served with the California Highway Patrol before and after his tour in Korea. He was survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge 714
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash

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Speaking with Angels in the Sky - Thank you Sir for your service and most importantly being my brothers brother’s keeper - I’m no Marine,I’m nobody special but my uncle “Eddie” Edwards was special to us and you obviously to him. We visited your site together recently before his passing just the other day. Sincerely, James C

James Curtis

September 29, 2023

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