City Marshal Commodore Perry Downing

City Marshal Commodore Perry Downing

Great Falls Police Department, Montana

End of Watch Thursday, November 7, 1895

Commodore Perry Downing

City Marshal Commodore Downing succumbed to injuries sustained several weeks earlier when was struck by a streetcar while responding to a report of a bicycle accident.

Marshal Downing had previously served as the sheriff of Cascade County. He was was survived by his wife and daughter.

Bio

  • Age 51
  • Tour 3 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by streetcar
  • Incident Date Not available

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Marshal Downing,
Sir, it has been 117 years since your End of Watch but you are still honored and remembered. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Great Falls. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

November 7, 2012

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