Marshal Charles A. Ralston

Marshal Charles A. Ralston

Weeping Water Police Departmnet, Nebraska

End of Watch Sunday, November 1, 1908

Charles A. Ralston

Marshal Ralston was shot and killed while following a group of men believed to be jewelry thieves. He had followed the men from their hotel to a local railroad yard, where he was shot by the men after being noticed.

Marshal Ralston was survived by his wife and six children.

Bio

  • Age 49
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Marshal Ralston,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Weeping Water. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

November 1, 2018

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