Special Agent Thomas B. Shipman

Special Agent Thomas B. Shipman

United States Department of the Treasury - United States Secret Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, October 14, 1963

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Thomas B. Shipman

Special Agent Thomas Shipman suffered a fatal heart attack at Camp David, Maryland, while awaiting the return of President John Kennedy.

He had served with the United States Secret Service for 13 years and had previously served with the Metropolitan Police Department, DC.


  • Age 51
  • Tour 13 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack
  • Location Maryland

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David S - You are probably rightand -although I was 5 years old when President Kennedy Died -I can remember the day in England U. K when the terrible news was announced. Secret Service Agent Mr. Shipman and President John F. Kennedy Both RIP

C.A. Lee (No Rank) Civilian worker

October 15, 2018

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