Deputy U.S. Marshal Thomas L. Martin

Deputy U.S. Marshal Thomas L. Martin

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

End of Watch Monday, June 4, 1894

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Thomas L. Martin

Deputy Marshal Thomas Martin was ambushed and shot to death on his front porch by moonshiners he had been investigating in Arkansas.

Deputy Marshal Martin was a Civil War veteran. He was survived by his wife and seven children.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

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

at home

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DUSM Martin,
On today, the 125th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

June 4, 2019

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