Deputy Constable George Johnson Kirk

Deputy Constable George Johnson Kirk

Braggs Police Department, Oklahoma

End of Watch Friday, June 18, 1909

George Johnson Kirk

Deputy Constable George Kirk was shot and killed as he and another officer responded to a train robbery. Three men had attempted to rob a train in town but were fired upon by the train crew.

When Deputy Constable Kirk and the other officer arrived at the scene they also engaged the suspects in a shootout. Deputy Constable Kirk was fatally wounded. The 23-year-old suspect who shot Deputy Constable Kirk was convicted of murder and sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Deputy Constable Kirk was survived by his wife and child.

Bio

  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to 30 years

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

June 18, 2015

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