Officer Memorial

Game Protector Harvey B. Cruikshank

State Game Protector - Assigned to Washington County

Died in the line of duty June 8, 1926

Unfortunately, not much is known of Protector Cruikshank's personal life. He is described in the 1926 Annual Report to the Legislature as a "loyal employee". On June 8, 1926, while patrolling in his sector, he was struck and killed by a bolt of lightning during a severe electrical storm.