Trooper Garland Matthew Miller

Trooper Garland Matthew Miller

Virginia State Police, Virginia

End of Watch Thursday, June 13, 1963

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Garland Matthew Miller

Trooper Garland Miller was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Route 168 (modern-day I-64) in York County, three miles west of Williamsburg.

The patrol car he was in skidded off of the roadway and struck a group of trees. He was training a newly hired trooper at the time of the crash.

Trooper Miller was a United States Army Military Police veteran and had served with the Virginia State Police for seven years. He was survived by his wife, daughter, son, and parents.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

single vehicle crash

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Trooper Miller,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice-not just as a Law Enforcement Officer but for our Country as well when you served with the U.S. Army. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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June 13, 2023

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