James Colin Egan

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Left: Egan, circa 1972;
Right: Age-progression to age 56 (circa 2010)


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 6, 1972 from San Francisco, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 12, 1954
  • Age: 18 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'9, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian male. Blond hair, blue eyes. Egan goes by his middle name, Colin. His left hand is slightly deformed from an accident. He wears gold wire-framed eyeglasses.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Egan was last heard from called he his family in Mequon, Wisconsin on August 6, 1972. He was in San Francisco, California at the time and told them he would hitchhike to Denver, Colorado and catch a flight home to Wisconsin within the next week. He never arrived home and has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case. His father died in 1999, and in the obituary it was noted that Egan preceded him in death. Wisconsin authorities are investigating.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Mequon Police Department


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated June 17, 2011; place of disappearance corrected, middle name added, distinguishing characteristics and details of disappearance updated.

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