Deputy Sheriff Harry H. Exley

Deputy Sheriff Harry H. Exley

Allegheny County Sheriff's Office, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Sunday, August 22, 1909

Harry H. Exley

Deputy Harry Exley was shot and killed during a period of rioting by steel workers. Martial law had been imposed in the city as a result. Deputy Exley was fatally shot as he sat in a vehicle at the Pressed Steel Plant.

Private John Williams and Private Jack Smith, with the Pennsylvania State Police, were also shot and killed during the riots.


  • Age 60
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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