Special Deputy Marshal Will Cross

Special Deputy Marshal Will Cross

United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Saturday, August 12, 1922

Will Cross

Deputy Marshal Cross was shot and killed in Little Rock, Arkansas, in return gunfire by Sergeant John Cabiness's partner after he shot at the officers. Deputy Marshal Cross mistook the officers for railroad strikers who were out to get him. Sergeant Cabiness also died of his wounds.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)
  • Location Arkansas
  • Incident Date Friday, May 12, 1922

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 91rst anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

February 12, 2013

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