Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Special Agent James Terry Abbott

United States Army Criminal Investigation Division, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, January 11, 1971

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Reflections for Special Agent James Terry Abbott

You, your family, and all members of CID are in my thoughts and prayers during National Police Week.

Leanne Heggen Eckstein
Surviving wife of SA Bud Heggen, USACIDC

May 13, 2018

May you rest in peace.

Special Agent
Homeland Security Investigations / H S I

January 2, 2014

Terry Abbott was my father. I was born a week before he was killed and never knew him other than through the many memories of my family, friends and those he served with. I was at Fort Knox when the US Army honored him by naming the CID building for him. My respect goes out to all those who serve our country in the military and in law enforcement. We are safer because of their service and sacrifice.

Terry Abbott
Son

July 20, 2013

Thank you for your service and for helping to make America a safer place.

Deputy Brian Jones
Boulder County Sheriff's Office, CO

December 14, 2012

I met Terry when I was a Senior at Logansport High School and he attended school in Flora. I have many memories of Terry and of our times together for the 2 yrs. we were dating. I met his mother and stepfather and later worked with his Aunt & Uncle. He was a super guy and so much fun to be around. His '59 Impala was his pride and joy and he kept it in pristine condition. The news of his death was a shock and I will always remember Terry and still visit his grave when I am in Indiana. My prayers and best wishes go out to his family. He was a true and honorable soldier.

Deanna Dawson
Friend

August 20, 2012

He is my oldest brother and the oldest in our family. The honor that Fort Knox Army Base bestowed on him was more than any of us expected. I will always miss him and wonder what kind of man he would have become. He is in heaven with some pretty wonderful people now...and is now waiting for the rest of us to join him and get to know him better. God is great!

Penne J. Abbott Platt
Loving sister

May 25, 2012

Honoring your memory during National Police Week. Thank you for your service.

Leanne Heggen Eckstein
Surviving wife of SA E.M. Heggen, USACIDC

May 13, 2012

Special Agent Abbot you are remembered by the members of the Boston Police Department for your dedication and bravery. RIP

Det. Michael Kane
Boston Police Dept.

January 26, 2012

We will never forget. In addition, CID headquarters at Fort Knox dedicated their building to Terry's memory and it is now named "Abbott Hall". RIP

Audrey Abbott
Sister in law

January 15, 2012

Agent Abbott,
Sir, it has taken 41 years but you are finally being honored. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
U.S. Border Patrol

January 14, 2012

I am privileged to be the first to leave a reflection for such a couragous man. Your heroism and service is honored today, the forty-first anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. You will always be honored and revered. I pray for solace for all those who love and miss you for I know the pain and pride are forever.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

January 11, 2012

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