Vern Bauer was on duty as a patrolman with the Rapid City Police Department the night of the flood. His assignment was the west side of Rapid City.
Rapid City Public Library
December 10, 2010
Rapid City Public Library, “Vern Bauer,” Flood of 1972, accessed July 2, 2020, https://1972flood.omeka.net/items/show/243.