Trooper John Frank Bass Badge Number 188

May 18, 2015

On February 15, 1950 at 1900 hours, Trooper Bass was struck and killed by a hit and run driver in Cordele. The incident occurred on 24th Avenue, 25 feet west of 5th Street, in front of Trooper Bass’ home.

Date of Birth : January 14, 1919
Hometown : Hogansville, GA
Trooper School : 12th
Assignment : Cordele
Date of Death : February 15, 1950
Interment : Myrtle Hill
Cemetery
Hogansville, GA