Deputy Sheriff William D. "Bill" Nuchols

Deputy Sheriff William D. "Bill" Nuchols

Blount County Sheriff's Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Sunday, October 7, 1956

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William D. "Bill" Nuchols

Deputy Bill Nuchols succumbed to injuries sustained the previous day, when the vehicle he was riding in collided with another car that turned in front of them on Highway 411. The county sheriff, who was driving the vehicle, was also injured.

The driver of the vehicle that turned in front of them was charged with involuntary manslaughter.

Deputy Nuchols is survived by his wife, parents, two sisters, and two brothers.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Saturday, October 6, 1956

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