Private Andrew J. McCarty

Private Andrew J. McCarty

Texas Rangers, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, June 23, 1861

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Andrew J. McCarty

Private Andrew McCarty and Captain Sidney Davidson were shot and killed in a battle with Indians near Big Springs, Howard County, Texas.

Private McCarty's cousin, Policeman Absalom McCarty, was shot and killed in the line of duty on December 25th, 1882, while serving with the Denison Police Department.


  • Age 22
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Not available

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No passage of time will ever erase your service and the sacrifice you made. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

June 23, 2020

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