Officer John DeLisle

Officer John DeLisle

Schofield Police Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Monday, November 12, 1928

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John DeLisle

Officer John DeLisle succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained the previous day when he was shot while he and several other officers attempted to arrest two burglary suspects at a farm house in the town of Weston.

The officers had gone to the home after receiving information that the suspects were at the location. When the officers arrived a shootout erupted and Officer DeLisle was fatally wounded.

The suspects fled the scene and were never apprehended.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Sunday, November 11, 1928
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Never apprehended

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Officer DeLisle,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Schofield.


United States Border Patrol

November 12, 2018

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