Deputy U.S. Marshal Noah R. Friend

Deputy U.S. Marshal Noah R. Friend

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

End of Watch Wednesday, November 13, 1963

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Noah R. Friend

Deputy U.S. Marshal Noah Friend was killed in a chain-reaction automobile crash on Route 25, near Barbourville, Kentucky, while transporting a prisoner from court to the Bell County Jail.

One of the prisoners he was transporting was also killed. A second deputy marshal and the other prisoner were injured.

Deputy Marshal Friend had served with the United Stats Marshals Service for 15 years. He was survived by his wife.


  • Age 49
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Location Kentucky

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