Charles S. Dorrian

Troop K - September 19, 1965
Charles S. Dorrian




On September 19, 1965, Trooper Charles S. Dorrian, 34, was killed in a motorcycle accident .

Trooper Dorrian was on routine patrol when he lost control of his motorcycle on rain slick Route 22 near the Kenisco Dam. Despite immediate first aid, Trooper Dorrian died without regaining consciousness.

Trooper Dorrian joined the Division August 2, 1956, and was assigned to Troop G SP East Greenbush. He volunteered for motorcycle duty and was transferred to Troop K in May 1957, serving at SP Dover Plains.