Private Joseph Francis McMillen

Private Joseph Francis McMillen

Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Saturday, May 12, 1956

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Joseph Francis McMillen

Private Joseph McMillen was killed in an automobile crash when his patrol car was struck head-on by a vehicle travelling the wrong way on Route 955 in Harborcreek Township.

Another officer was injured in the accident but survived.

Private McMillen was a U.S Navy Veteran of the Korean War and served with the Pennsylvania State Police for four years. He was survived by his wife


  • Age 26
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

wrong way driver

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Pvt. McMillen,
On today, the 62nd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just as a LEO but for our Country as well when you served with the USN during the Korean War. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

Fair Winds And Following Seas

United States Border Patrol

May 12, 2018

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