Trooper Joe Ward, Jr.


Trooper Joe Ward, Jr.
EOW: April 23, 1973

Trooper Joseph Ward Jr., age 25, died April 23, 1973, after being struck and killed by a vehicle while working an accident in Hopkins County. Trooper Ward was assigned to Post 2 Madisonville and was a four-year veteran of the Kentucky State Police. He is buried in Hillcrest Cemetery in Grant County, Ky. In honor of his service and sacrifice, US 25 from Dry Ridge Road to KY 491 in Grant County has been designated the "Trooper Joseph Ward Jr. Memorial Highway".

EOW: 4/23/1973
BADGE: 423
YEARS OF SERVICE: 4 Years


“WARD” 

4 Rds of: 5 minute AMRAPs/1 Minute Rest between (23 minutes total)

4 X Push Press (135/95)
23 X Burpees
7 X Situps
3 X Bear Crawl (32 ft.)