Patrolman Alonzo C. Speece

Patrolman Alonzo C. Speece

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Saturday, August 23, 1919

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Alonzo C. Speece

Patrolman Speece was shot and killed while questioning a suspect at the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad station in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

Patrolman Speece was a widower at the time of his murder.


  • Age 26
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location West Virginia
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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It's now 99 years since your sacrifice. Thank you for helping to protect one of America's greatest assets, it's Railroads. You have NOT been forgotten, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

August 23, 2018

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