|Richard Skillman was
born in Butler, Pennsylvania. He enlisted
with the Pennsylvania State Police on August 1, 1946,
and upon graduation was assigned to Troop "E", Erie .
Richard also served in the U.S. Air Force prior to
enlistment with the
Pennsylvania State Police
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This oral history may not be published except by permission of the Pennsylvania State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...