Special Deputy Marshal Will Cross

Special Deputy Marshal Will Cross

United States Department of Justice - United States Marshals Service, U.S. Government

End of Watch Saturday, August 12, 1922

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Will Cross

Deputy Marshal Cross was shot and killed in Little Rock, Arkansas, in return gunfire by Sergeant John Cabiness's partner after he shot at the officers. Deputy Marshal Cross mistook the officers for railroad strikers who were out to get him. Sergeant Cabiness also died of his wounds.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)
  • Location Arkansas
  • Incident Date Friday, May 12, 1922

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DUSM Cross,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country.


United States Border Patrol

August 12, 2022

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