Special Officer Marion Francis Marshall

Special Officer Marion Francis Marshall

Lincoln Police Department, Nebraska

End of Watch Friday, September 9, 1932

Add to My Heroes

Marion Francis Marshall

Special Officer Marshall succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained two days earlier while patrolling the downtown business district following a series of burglaries. As he approached a suspicious person in an alley near the Governors Mansion he was shot in the abdomen. The suspect was apprehended and convicted of manslaughter.

Special Officer Marshall was a U.S Marine Corps veteran of WWI and served with the Lincoln Police Department for 11 months.


  • Age 35
  • Tour 11 months
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Wednesday, September 7, 1932
  • Weapon Handgun; .32 caliber
  • Offender Convicted of manslaughter

investigation, suspicious person

Most Recent Reflection

View all 7 Reflections

No passage of time will ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

September 9, 2020

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.