City Marshal Samuel D. Ball

City Marshal Samuel D. Ball

Sherman Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Monday, February 2, 1880

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Samuel D. Ball

Marshal Ball was shot and killed while attempting to eject a group of men who were creating a disturbance at a local house of prostitution.
He had been the City Marshal for two years and was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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Rip Samuel you are not forgotten thank you for your service

James Morris Vistor to pay respects to fallen officers.

February 2, 2017

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