Patrolman David W. Deerfield

Patrolman David W. Deerfield

Williamson Police Department, West Virginia

End of Watch Friday, August 19, 1927

David W. Deerfield

Patrolman David Deerfield and Patrolman Harvey McGuire were shot and killed by two former members of the police department who had refused to give up their jobs during a police department shake up.

Patrolman Deerfield was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 45
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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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 86th 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 27, 2013

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