Policeman William Henry "Buck" Wilson

Policeman William Henry "Buck" Wilson

Charleston Police Department, South Carolina

End of Watch Tuesday, December 8, 1942

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William Henry "Buck" Wilson

Policeman Buck Wilson succumbed to injuries received when his patrol car collided with a firetruck.

He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 29
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

automobile accident

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Officer Wilson,
On today, the 80th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Charleston. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 8, 2022

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