Operative James A. Hollinger

Operative James A. Hollinger

United States Department of the Treasury - United States Secret Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Sunday, July 26, 1936

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James A. Hollinger

Operative James Hollinger suffered a fatal heart attack while on a presidential protective assignment protecting President Franklin D. Roosevelt during a cruising trip off the coast of Maine.

He was aboard the USCGC Pontchartrain traveling between Bar Harbor and Eastport when he died.

Operative Hollinger had served with the United States Secret Service for nine years and was assigned to the Columbus, Ohio, Field Office.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Location Maine

executive protection

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten. Rest in peace always

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

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