City Marshal George Tabler

City Marshal George Tabler

Longview Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Friday, September 24, 1886

George Tabler

Marshal Tabler was shot and killed in an act of revenge by a father and son for an incident in which the marshal had shot and killed another family member during an arrest attempt three months earlier.

Marshal Tabler was survived by his wife.


  • Age 30
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Marshal Tabler,
On today, the 129th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Longview.


United States Border Patrol

September 24, 2015

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