Officer Rank: Patrolman

Memorial Panel: 1-W: 16

Department: Louisville, Kentucky, P.D.

End of Watch: 08/14/1949

Cause: Gunfire

Age: 32

Length of Service: 7

Patrolman Tennyson was shot as he attempted to apprehend a suspect wanted by the FBI for robbery. Patrolman John Ross was also shot but survived. The suspect and an accomplice were arrested and charged with murder.



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