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Sergeant Marvin C. Vander Linden

Sergeant VanderLinden was killed Friday, June 11, 1965, in an accident while responding to another accident call. While passing through a gravel intersection his cruiser was struck broadside by another car. Sergeant VanderLinden and the other driver were both killed instantly.

Sergeant VanderLinden had served with the Iowa State Patrol for 24 years.

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Created: 01-15-2009
Last Updated: 02-05-2010 (JLR)