Detective William Halsey Gouldman

Detective William Halsey Gouldman

Lynchburg Police Department, Virginia

End of Watch Wednesday, May 30, 1883

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William Halsey Gouldman

Detective Halsey Gouldman was killed while assisting others fight a structure fire at 10th and Main Streets.

A wall collapsed as Detective Gouldman and four citizens were fighting the fire. All five were crushed to death.

Detective Gouldman was survived by his wife, children, and mother.


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  • Cause Fire

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