Patrolman Ross Ball Hinds

Patrolman Ross Ball Hinds

Knoxville Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Sunday, June 12, 1921

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Ross Ball Hinds

Patrolman Hinds was struck and killed by a train on Baxter Avenue as he ended his shift at approximately 0630 hours. He and other officers were working at a union strike and had just been relieved when the accident occurred.


  • Age 48
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by train

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Patrolman Hinds,
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 Knoxville.


United States Border Patrol

June 12, 2021

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