Deputy Sheriff Lewis R. Jones

Deputy Sheriff Lewis R. Jones

Woodbury County Sheriff's Department, Iowa

End of Watch Monday, December 19, 1921

Lewis R. Jones

Deputy Jones was shot and killed during a period of strikes and civil unrest. Deputy Jones and other deputies were searching people in the streets for weapons when a man attacked a deputy. Deputy Jones was shot by the man as he chased him down the street. Other deputies returned fire and killed the suspect.
Deputy Jones was survived by his father.


  • Age 22
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Rest in Peace, Deputy Jones. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 3, 2014

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