City Marshal Milford Parker

City Marshal Milford Parker

Galena Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Monday, June 25, 1900

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Milford Parker

City Marshal Milford Parker was electrocuted when he attempted to remove a telephone wire that had fallen across a sidewalk. As he was pulling the wire it touched a live wire killing him instantly.

City Marshal Parker was survived by his wife, son, and daughter. His son Milford Parker Jr. was born three months before he was killed, and died four years later.


  • Age 46
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Electrocuted

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No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 25, 2020

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