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Deputy U.S. Marshal Henry Dale | United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

Deputy U.S. Marshal

Henry Dale

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

End of Watch: Wednesday, July 14, 1971

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 38

Tour: 2 weeks

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Location: Illinois

Weapon: Handgun

Offender: Shot and killed

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Deputy Marshal Henry Dale was shot and killed when he interrupted a robbery of a liquor store while searching for a fugitive in Chicago, Illinois. During the ensuing shootout Deputy Marshal Dale and one of the four robbers were shot and killed. The remaining three suspects were apprehended within a few days.

Deputy Marshal Dale had served with the Marshals Service for only two weeks after retiring from the US Army. He was a veteran of the Korean War, during which time he was a prisoner of war. He was survived by his wife and three children.

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I knew Henry while stationed at the Chicago detachment of the 204th Military Police Company, Ft Sheridan Illinois. He was one of the kindest men I have ever met. My sympathy to your family. Rest in peace my friend.

Richard Owen
Military Police
July 20, 2016

 

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