Marshal David Clayton Ogsbury

Marshal David Clayton Ogsbury

Silverton Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch Wednesday, August 24, 1881

David Clayton Ogsbury

Marshal David Ogsbury was shot and killed by a suspect wanted by another local sheriff. The suspect was captured by a mob and lynched.

Marshal Ogsbury had been in the office for only three months.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 3 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Lynched by mob

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Rest in Peace, Marshal Ogsbury. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 28, 2012

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