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The Iowa Department of Public Safety Peace Officer Memorial Page Remembers . . .



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Chief Thomas was injured Sunday, October 20, 1968, in an automobile accident when his police car was involved in a head-on crash with another car. Chief Thomas succumbed to his injuries on Monday, October 28, 1968.

Chief Thomas was the Chief of Police for the city of Okoboji and was 63 years old.

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Created: 01-15-2009
Last Updated: 02-02-2010 (JLR)