Patrolman Floyd E. Lawson

Patrolman Floyd E. Lawson

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, April 7, 1948

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Floyd E. Lawson

Patrolman Lawson was killed when the automobile he was in struck a parked car. Patrolman Lawson suffered a skull fracture and never regained consciousness. He died two months later from the injury. Patrolman Lawson had just returned to work after being wounded in a gun battle several months earlier.
Patrolman Lawson had been with the agency for seven years.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Friday, February 27, 1948

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Rest in Peace Trooper Floyd E. Lawson. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of The Great State of Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends and Co-Workers.


Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, Texas

April 7, 2016

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