Detective Martin A. Sieber

Detective Martin A. Sieber

Louisville and Nashville Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Friday, October 11, 1929

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Martin A. Sieber

Detective Martin Sieber succumbed to injuries sustained the previous night when he was struck by a Louisville and Nashville Railroad train in the freight yards in front of the Latonia Race Track in Covington, Kentucky.

He was transported to St. Elizabeth's Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Detective Sieber had served with the Louisville and Nashville Railroad Police Department for 18 years. He was survived by his wife and two sons.


  • Age 62
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train
  • Location Kentucky
  • Incident Date Thursday, October 10, 1929

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Det. Sieber,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice as a Law Enforcement Officer.


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October 11, 2019

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