Border Patrol Agent Josiah Blaine Mahar

Border Patrol Agent Josiah Blaine Mahar

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

End of Watch Friday, September 23, 1988

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Josiah Blaine Mahar

Border Patrol Agent Josiah Mahar was killed in an automobile crash while on patrol near Eustis, Maine.

Another vehicle crossed over the center line of Route 27 and struck his patrol car almost head-on.

Agent Mahar had served with the U.S. Border Patrol for five years. He was survived by his wife and child.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location Maine

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Agent Mahar,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country and to the Patrol. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

A fellow BPA

United States Border Patrol

September 23, 2018

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