Sheriff William W. Armstrong

Sheriff William W. Armstrong

Jefferson County Sheriff's Department, Washington

End of Watch Thursday, December 29, 1864

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William W. Armstrong

Sheriff Armstrong died after contracting pneumonia. He was conducting a search for a missing girl during a severe snow storm.

Sheriff Armstrong had served as sheriff for 17 months.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 1 year, 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Duty related illness
  • Incident Date Thursday, December 15, 1864

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150 years later, I would like to take this time to thank you for your service. You are not forgotten.

Lt. Milton E. Proctor
Deer Park Police Dept, Oh (Ret)

December 29, 2014

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