|Harold Trout was born
on November 9, 1914 in Philadelphia.
He enlisted on October 1, 1936 and his class graduated on
April 1, 1937; his was the last class to graduate before the merger
of the Pennsylvania State Police and the State Highway Patrol.
This is a transcript of a tape-recorded interview
conducted for the Pennsylvania State Police Historical, Educational and Memorial Center.
A draft of this transcript was edited, but only minor emendations were made;
therefore, the reader should remember that this is essentially a transcript of the spoken,
rather than the written word.
This oral history may not be published except by permission of the Pennsylvania State
Police Historical, Educational and Memorial Center...