Sheriff Joseph E. Branscomb

Photo of Sheriff Joseph E. Branscomb
End of Watch: Mon, Jul 31st, 1865
Date of Incident: Not Known
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: Not Known


Sheriff Joseph Branscomb was shot and killed by an inmate who had previously been arrested and had been released.

Sheriff Branscomb's son arrested the suspect in February, 1877.

Information obtained from the Officer Down Memorial Page.


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Maysville, Missouri 64469
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