Montana Law Enforcement Museum

212 E. Broadway
Philipsburg, MT 59858
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Game Warden Marion R. Ammerman

Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, & Parks

Department Patch

Game Warden Marion Ammerman was killed in an airplane crash while conducting a wildlife survey assignment. Warden Ammerman was flying to Malta, MT from Glasgow MT in a Piper Supercub to meet a biologist to perform a wildlife survey the following day. About seven miles east of Hindsdale, MT, in light snow, the plane collided with a power line and Warden Ammerman was killed on impact. Warden Ammerman had served with the agency for 10 years and had previously served with the United States Army during World War II. His wife, son, and daughter survived him.

End of Watch:
February 13, 1958
On the Force:
10 years