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Douglas K. Chamblin
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Birth: May 25, 1890
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1927
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Detective Douglas K. Chamblin and Detective Sergeant Edward Schaaf were killed when a portion of a building collapsed on them during a cyclone.

The Detectives were on patrol when they saw the cyclone forming and attempted to take cover. As they were trying to get under the rear of their car, a building collapsed crushing both of them. Detective Sergeant was killed at the scene and Detective Chamblin succumbed to his injuries 15 days later.

Detective Douglas K. Chamblin had been with the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department for seven years. He was 37 years of age.

Detecive Chamblin resided at 3619 Cora Ave. He is survived by his wife Agnes and their four children.

Detective Chamblin was the son of Leroy and Katerine (Hickey) Chamblin.

His wake was held at E. J. Schnur Funeral Home located at 3125 Lafayette, with burial in Calvary Cemetery on October 17Th, 1929.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Leroy K Chamblin (____ - 1933)
  Kathryn Chamblin (____ - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes M Chamblin (____ - 1958)
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section NUmber 24, Grave Plot Number 2426
 
Maintained by: Timothy Tumbrink
Originally Created by: Gracie's Grammy
Record added: Jan 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32738971
Douglas K. Chamblin
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- Timothy Tumbrink
 Added: Sep. 19, 2013

- Gracie's Grammy
 Added: Oct. 11, 2013
Rest in peace.
- Timothy Tumbrink
 Added: Sep. 19, 2013
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