Deputy Sheriff George Dillon

Deputy Sheriff George Dillon

Mingo County Sheriff's Office, West Virginia

End of Watch Wednesday, August 21, 1918

George Dillon

Deputy Sheriff George Dillon and Deputy Sheriff William Ellis were shot and killed while attempting to arrest several military deserters.

The subject who shot them turned himself in 18 months later and was sentenced to life in prison.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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George Dillion was my Great Grandfather. How touching to find this Memorial for him. I have his wedding picture on my wall. God Bless all the Men and Women who have our six here and abroad.

Karla Parkes

November 15, 2015

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