Russell Maxwell Baldwin

Photo added by R & S Fine

Russell Maxwell Baldwin

  • Birth 11 Nov 1929 Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 27 Aug 1974 Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 14440853

Police LT. Russell Baldwin was killed by an armed robbery suspect on August 27th, 1974. He sacrificed his life for the city of Crawfordsville. Russ was born to Harvey and Elsie Ewbank Baldwin in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He married Mary Lou McMurray, she survives as well as their son Eugene "Po" Baldwin and their foster daughter Cheryl. His parents preceded him in death. He is also survived by his brothers Harold (Mary) of Memphis, Tennessee; John (Sally) of Greencastle, Indiana; Kenneth (Marge) of Orrville, Ohio; Dale (Cheryl) Baldwin of Potomac, Illinois and two sisters Martha (Warren) Carrell of Browns Valley, Indiana and Faye (Don) Swisher of Crawfordsville. Also many nieces and nephews.
Russ was an avid sports fan and supported many teams. He was also a Army veteran.


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  • Maintained by: Dawne Shumate
  • Originally Created by: M & K Fine
  • Added: 29 May 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14440853
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Russell Maxwell Baldwin (11 Nov 1929–27 Aug 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14440853, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Dawne Shumate (contributor 47463797) .