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John F Baylis

Death 9 Sep 1863
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Place Of Burial being Researched
Memorial ID 41785406 · View Source
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Wilmington Delaware Police Officer John F. Baylis was shot and killed by a fleeing suspect that he had gone to arrest.

John is the first "recorded" police officer to die in the State of Delaware History.


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 10 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41785406
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John F Baylis (unknown–9 Sep 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41785406, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Place Of Burial being Researched.