Night Marshal Clyde Lewis McDonald

Night Marshal Clyde Lewis McDonald

Monte Vista Police Department, Colorado

End of Watch Monday, December 12, 1921

Clyde Lewis McDonald

Night Marshal Clyde McDonald succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two days earlier while escorting a man to jail who had he just arrested for drunk and disorderly conduct.

The subject was convicted of manslaughter in connection with Marshal McDonald's murder.

Marshal McDonald was survived by his wife and one child.


  • Age 31
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Saturday, December 10, 1921
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Convicted of mansaughter

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I honor you my great grandfather Clyde. I wish I could have known you or more about our family, but I do know I have gotten my respect for the law and my duty to serve from you. I am honored

Captain, J.Peachee
Your great granddaughter

September 16, 2018

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