Deputy U.S. Marshal Samuel L. L'Estrange

Deputy U.S. Marshal Samuel L. L'Estrange

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

End of Watch Friday, November 21, 1890

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Samuel L. L'Estrange

Deputy Marshal Samuel L'Estrange was shot and killed in Webster, Florida, while serving an arrest warrant on a man for postal violations in which the suspect had sent threatening post cards to government officials in Washington, DC.

The suspect was convicted of the postal violations but not charged with Deputy Marshal L'Estrange's murder.


  • Age 50
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Florida
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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DUSM L’Estrange,
On today, the 130th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country.


United States Border Patrol

November 21, 2020

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