Sheriff Edward Buchen

Sheriff Edward Buchen

Langlade County Sheriff's Office, Wisconsin

End of Watch Sunday, November 5, 1933

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Edward Buchen

Sheriff Edward Buchen was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 47 between Antigo and Waupun.

He had transported a prisoner to Waupun and was returning to Antigo when his vehicle left the dirt portion of the roadway and overturn. He was taken to Langlade County Memorial Hospital where he died two days later.

Sheriff Buchen was survived by his wife and seven siblings.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Friday, November 3, 1933

routine driving

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On behalf of the United States Attorney, Assistant U.S. Attorneys, and support staff for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, we honor law enforcement officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. During National Police Week the focus is even greater that we never forget the officers and their families. Today, May 15, 2023, we honor and remember you Sheriff Buchen. Rest in Peace.

United States Attorney's Office
May 15, 2023

May 15, 2023

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