Police Officer Gordon R. Davis

Police Officer Gordon R. Davis

Detroit Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Monday, July 15, 1918

Gordon R. Davis

Officer Davis was accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer in a case of mistaken identity. The other officer mistook Officer Davis for a suspected murderer.

Officer Davis had served with the Detroit Police Department for 2 years and was assigned to the Hunter Street Station. He was survived by his wife.

Bio

  • Age 20
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

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Officer Davis,
On today, the 100th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Detroit.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

July 15, 2018

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