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Pvt Elmer Ray Pyle
Birth: 1886
Death: Aug. 17, 1938
John Day
Grant County
Oregon, USA

Private Pyle was shot (on Sunday, November 7, 1937)
after responding, to a call that a chicken farmer had murdered a man. As Private Pyle and his partner walked towards the suspect the suspect pulled a shotgun from the trunk of his vehicle and shot Private Pyle. His partner was able to return fire, killing the suspect. Private Pyle died seven months later from his wounds.

Private Pyle had been with the agency for six years.

 
 
Burial:
Canyon City Cemetery
Canyon City
Grant County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: nicole
Record added: Jul 06, 2007
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Pvt Elmer Ray Pyle
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Pvt Elmer Ray Pyle
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Pvt Elmer Ray Pyle
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- Julie Gyll...Kin...Doy
 Added: Nov. 1, 2013

- Julie Gyll...Kin...Doy
 Added: Nov. 1, 2013
Born in Missouri and died in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon. Never forgotten by the people of Redmond, Oregon, where he served as a policeman.
- Pam R.
 Added: Aug. 9, 2013
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