Officer Walter Charles Maxey

Officer Walter Charles Maxey

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Tuesday, February 2, 1943

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Walter Charles Maxey

Officer Walter Maxey was killed in a motorcycle accident when the kickstand on his bike suddenly disengaged and struck the ground, causing his motorcycle to spin around violently.

Officer Maxey had served with the California Highway Patrol for seven years.


  • Age 40
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash


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Officer Maxey,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of California. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

February 2, 2023

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