Patrolman Charles Elem Galloway

Patrolman Charles Elem Galloway

North Carolina Highway Patrol, North Carolina

End of Watch Monday, May 3, 1948

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Charles Elem Galloway

Patrolman Charles Galloway and Patrolman Joseph Davis were killed in an aircraft accident shortly after takeoff at the Andrews-Murphy Airport.

Both Patrolman were participating in a training exercise when their plane stalled 100 feet above ground and went into a spin and crashing, killing both patrolman instantly. The plane crashed approximatly 200 feet from the runway.

Patrolman Galloway was a U.S Navy veteran of WWII and served with the North Carolina Highway Patrol for three years.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident


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Rest in peace always knowing that your service and sacrifice are always remembered by your law enforcement family.

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

May 3, 2021

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