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Deputy Game Warden Julius A. Salmonson | Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Michigan Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Michigan

Deputy Game Warden

Julius A. Salmonson

Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Michigan

End of Watch: Sunday, November 15, 1908

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 31

Tour: 2 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Drowned

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Deputy Game Warden Julius Salmonson, Deputy Game Warden Martin Salmonson, and Deputy Sheriff Joseph Hazeltine of the Muskegon County Sheriff's Office, drowned when the boat they were in capsized in White Lake as they attempted to retrieve an illegal fishing net from the White Lake Channel.

The bodies of all three officers were located approximately 600 feet from the shore after an extensive search.

Deputy Warden Julius Salmonson had served with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources for two years. He was survived by his wife and one child.

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Deputy Game Warden Martin Salmonson
Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Michigan
End of Watch: Sunday, November 15, 1908
Cause: Drowned

Deputy Sheriff Joseph C. Hazeltine
Muskegon County Sheriff's Office, Michigan
End of Watch: Sunday, November 15, 1908
Cause: Drowned

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Deputy Warden Salmonson,
On today, the 108th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of Michigan.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
November 15, 2016

 

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