Patrolman Ernest Augustus Anthony

Patrolman Ernest Augustus Anthony

Fort Smith Police Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Friday, May 13, 1904

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Ernest Augustus Anthony

Patrolman Ernest Anthony was struck and killed by a train while patrolling the local rail yard.

Several trains were switching tracks at the time which resulted in Patrolman Anthony not hearing the oncoming train that struck him.

Patrolman Anthony had served with the Fort Smith Police Department for 15 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Thank you to those who created this memorial page. Ernest Augustus Anthony (Gus) was my Great-Great-Grandfather.

Allyce Castillo
Great Great Granddaughter

July 22, 2018

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