Sheriff Forest S. Hager

Sheriff Forest S. Hager

Union County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, September 23, 1927

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Forest S. Hager

Sheriff Forest Hager was killed when his automobile was struck by a train at a crossing near Richwood as he served papers in the county.


  • Age 68
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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NEVER FORGET! On behalf of the Ohio Attorneys General Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation, we honor the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice of Sheriff Forest S. Hager of the Union County Sheriff's Office, Ohio and the additional 90 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

September 23, 2023

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