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Wesley G Davis
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 4, 1910
Mounds
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA

Deputy Sheriff killed. He is the "unnamed Constable" reported in several news accounts to have been killed in the aftermath of rioting after the July 4, 1910 Jack Johnson prizefight. Although contemporary accounts {such as the Utah "The Ogden standard" July 5, 1910 page 7 col 3} claims Constable was a "negro"; however 1910 Illinois account does not report on color of fallen officer
{Thanks to Staff of Abraham Lincoln Library of Illinois for finding this contemporary account} 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Nov 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44041425
Wesley G Davis
Added by: P Fazzini
 
 
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Another Officer down!
- P Fazzini
 Added: Jan. 15, 2010
 
 
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