Marshal Frank Wilson

Marshal Frank Wilson

Beverly Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Saturday, January 15, 1949

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Frank Wilson

Marshal Frank Wilson was struck and killed by a vehicle after stopping another vehicle for having a headlight out.

He was speaking to the driver, when a second vehicle struck the first vehicle, pushing it into him. He was transported to a local hospital, where he died a short time later.

Marshal Wilson had served with the Beverly Police Department for one year. He was survived by his wife and one child.

He is buried at Beverly Cemetery in Beverly, Ohio.


  • Age 57
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

traffic stop

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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 Marshal Frank Wilson of the Beverly Police Department, Ohio and the additional 65 American Peace Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice on this date in history.

Superintendent Joe Morbitzer
Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Criminal Investigation

January 15, 2023

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