CPL John Clay Walker

CPL John Clay Walker

Birth
District of Columbia, USA
Death 31 Jan 1985 (aged 36)
Guadalajara, Guadalajara Municipality, Jalisco, Mexico
Burial Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Plot T, 737
Memorial ID 3513516 · View Source
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John Clay Walker was an American journalist and aspiring novelist who was abducted, tortured and murdered in Mexico by members of the Guadalajara Cartel under orders of their leader Rafael Caro Quintero. Caro Quintero suspected Walker of working as an undercover U.S. Drug Enforcement Agent (DEA) while he lived in Guadalajara, Jalisco.


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3513516
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPL John Clay Walker (5 Oct 1948–31 Jan 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3513516, citing Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .