Donald E. Brandon - ID 3294

Donald E. Brandon

Line of Duty 04/23/1963

CHP Officer Killed in Collision

Tuesday, April 23, 1963

Officer Donald E. Brandon was traveling west when another vehicle heading north struck his patrol vehicle broadside at an intersection in Ridgecrest. The 30-year-old patrolman was killed by the impact. Brandon had joined the CHP in 1962 and had been a member of the Patrol for less than one year.