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Gwendolyn Ann Downs
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Birth: May 14, 1951
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 16, 1977
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Gwendolyn Downs, known as "Gwen," was a City Police Officer in Louisville, Kentucky. She died in the line of duty at age 26. Officer Downs and her partner was responding to a disturbance call in a parking lot. After waiting a few minutes there, they were unable to find the person who made the call. Just then, Officer Downs estranged husband pulled up into the Parking Lot near them, as she approached him, he pulled out a handgun and shot her, then committed suicide. Officer Downs was survived by two daughters. 
 
Burial:
Eastern Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita,...
Record added: Mar 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18293319
Gwendolyn Ann Downs
Added by: Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 
Gwendolyn Ann Downs
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Gwendolyn Ann Downs
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- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
 Added: Mar. 7, 2007
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- Bonnie Fortney- Wichita, Kansas
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