Deputy Game Warden Harry Raymond

Deputy Game Warden Harry Raymond

Texas Game, Fish, and Oyster Commission, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, September 14, 1919

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Harry Raymond

Deputy Game Warden Harry Raymond and Deputy Game Warden Joe Williams drowned after being swept overboard while anchoring their department boat.

They were attempting to secure the boat to protect it from an approaching hurricane when a large wave knocked them both into the water. Their bodies were recovered two days later.

Warden Raymond was survived by his wife and two children.

He is buried at Port Lavaca Cemetery, Port Lavaca, Calhoun County, Texas.


  • Age 37
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Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

natural disaster

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Gilbert Daniel ,Harry Raymond was the father of my father we’ve been searching for answers on how to find dads family
Cynthia D Lara
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My fathers mother died 9 months after dad was born Oct 1919 had an older sister Juanita

Cynthia Lara

March 30, 2023

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