City Marshal Albert H. Erdman

City Marshal Albert H. Erdman

Longton Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Tuesday, February 28, 1933

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Albert H. Erdman

Marshal Albert Erdman was shot and killed in an ambush while on foot patrol shortly after midnight. The suspect was never identified and his murder remains unsolved.

Marshal Erdman is buried in Elk Falls Cemetery, Elk Falls, Kansas. He was survived by his two sons.


  • Age 62
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Never identified

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