Sergeant John Milliron

Sergeant John Milliron

Nashville City Police Department, Tennessee

End of Watch Wednesday, July 12, 1916

John Milliron

Sergeant Milliron was shot and killed after he and three others officers responded to a house where illegal activity was suspected to be occurring. The suspect inside began to argue with Sergeant Milliron and shot him in the back of the neck with a shotgun. Other officers returned fire and wounded the suspect.

Sergeant Milliron had been with the agency for 10 years and was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.

Bio

  • Age 58
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Shot and wounded

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We honor your sacrifice today, the 100th anniversary of your death. You are not forgotten.

Stan Jefferson
Citizen

July 12, 2016

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