Deputy Sheriff Walter N. Campbell

Photo of Deputy Sheriff Walter N. Campbell
End of Watch: Fri, Sep 23rd, 1921
Date of Incident: Fri, Sep 23rd, 1921
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 44


His wife and ten children.


Deputy Sheriff Walter Campbell was shot and killed by a suspect who was angry after his property had been raided as part of a moonshining investigation.

Deputy Campbell was en route to serve a warrant when the man and his son confronted him and fatally shot him.

Deputy Campbell was survived by his wife and 10 children.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


Perry County Sheriff's Department Patch
Main Street
Hazard, Kentucky 41702
(606) 439-4523


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