Deputy Sheriff Nathaniel J. "Nat" Alford

Deputy Sheriff Nathaniel J. "Nat" Alford

Milam County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Friday, June 24, 1921

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Nathaniel J. "Nat" Alford

Deputy Alford was killed in an automobile accident while returning to Cameron, Texas, with several other men, including a federal immigration officer. The front wheel of the vehicle came off of the car, causing it overturn. Deputy Alford was thrown from the vehicle and pinned underneath it.


  • Age 59
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Deputy Sheriff Alford,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Milam County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

June 24, 2021

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