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Chief Neil R. Johnson
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1902
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1951
Blooming Prairie
Steele County
Minnesota, USA

Neil Johnson was the Chief of Police in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota. He served 3 years as Chief of Police, dying in the line of duty at age 48. Chief Johnson was responding to a domestic dispute complaint, where a man was demanding to see his family. When Chief Johnson arrived, the man shot him six times. As Chief Johnson lay on the ground, the man shot him one more time...in the head, killing him. The suspect was later apprehended, charged with first degree murder. Chief Johnson was survived by his wife and two sons.  
 
Burial:
First Lutheran Cemetery
Blooming Prairie
Steele County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita,...
Record added: May 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19376469
Chief Neil R. Johnson
Added by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 
Chief Neil R. Johnson
Added by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 
 
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God Bless you and your family!
- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
Some say you went down in a Blaze of Glory, others say you lost or failed. But your name, image, and memory lives on, as does your spirit. You will be forever remembered and honored.
- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 Added: Mar. 18, 2006
Remembered and Honored Forever!
- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 Added: May. 14, 2007
 
 
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