V. Walter Coffin

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Department: 
Boise County Sheriff's Office
Age: 
31
Tour of Duty: 
1 Day
Badge Number: 
N/A
Cause of Death: 
Gunfire
End of Watch: 
Wednesday, April 18, 1883

The Boise County Sheriff deputized Walter Coffin to assist in the search for Cottner and his accomplice to arrest them for the murder of Clay Miller. They went to a cabin where the men were known to be staying. The Sheriff sent Coffin ahead. He was shot down before the Sheriff could come to his aid.