Deputy U.S. Marshal J. Henry Vier

Deputy U.S. Marshal J. Henry Vier

United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, February 20, 1905

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J. Henry Vier

Deputy Vier was shot and killed after he entered a house near Oaks, Kansas, to arrest a man.

On March 12, 1906, the suspect also shot and killed Deputy Marshal Ike Gilstrap as he was riding with a posse in search of the suspect.


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  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

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

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