Officer Rank: Rural Policeman

Memorial Panel: 49-W: 20

Department: Beaufort County, South Carolina, S.D.

End of Watch: 06/06/1927

Cause: Gunfire

Age: 35

Length of Service: 2

Officer Langford had investigated a traffic incident. He was looking for the suspect involved. Once he located him, he attempted to make the arrest. A fight ensued involving the father of the suspect. The father assaulted the officer from behind, shooting him twice with a Derringer. He shot him 2 more times, stabbed him six times and beat him repeatedly.

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