Special Deputy Marshal Calloway Branson Garner

Special Deputy Marshal Calloway Branson Garner

United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Saturday, June 24, 1893

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Calloway Branson Garner

Special Deputy Marshal Calloway Garner was shot and killed when he and a posse attempted to arrest a moonshiner in Hardin County, Tennessee.

The posse had surrounded the house when gunfire erupted, and Special Deputy Garner was fatally shot. A second deputy marshal was wounded.

Special Deputy Garner was survived by his wife and eight children.


  • Age 40
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

alcohol violation, arrest attempt

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DUSM Garner,
On today, the 125th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country.


United States Border Patrol

June 24, 2023

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