Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Sergeant James H. Marshall Age: 36 years old Tour: 14 years State Police End of Watch: Friday, October 21, 1960
Obituary
Sergeant James Marshall suffered a fatal heart attack at the Shelburne Falls Barracks while assisting two local officers book an unruly prisoner.

Sergeant Marshall was a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII and had served with the Massachusetts State Police for 14 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.

Remembering …

mlemf-logoOver 340 law enforcement officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth. This encompasses state and local police, federal, sheriff and correction officers.

The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

Our Strength is in their Memories