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  4. John A. Fallon

John A. Fallon

Entered on Duty

SealCustoms Inspector John A. Fallon died after falling through a hatchway aboard the steamer Maine while conducting an inspection in Baltimore, Maryland.  The steamer was docked in the Canton section of Baltimore's harbor. He died while being transported to a local hospital in a patrol wagon.

Inspector Fallon had served with the United States Customs Service for two years.


  • Last Modified: May 19, 2020