In Memoriam

Fallen Postal Inspector Preston B. Parnell's wife Kelly and eldest son Logan at a memorial flag presentation ceremony.
Fallen Postal Inspector Preston B. Parnell's wife Kelly (center right) and eldest son Logan (right) at a memorial flag presentation ceremony.
Courtesy of High Noon Film
Fallen Postal Inspector Preston B. Parnell's wife Kelly
(center right) and eldest son Logan (right) at a memorial
flag presentation ceremony.
Courtesy of High Noon Film
Here, in honored memory and in appreciation for their sacrifice, are inscribed the names of those law enforcement officers of the United States Postal Inspection Service who gave their lives in the line of duty enforcing the laws of the United States, protecting both postal employees and the integrity of the mail.


  • Preston B. Parnell
    Postal Inspector
    Birmingham, AL
    July 26, 2012
  • Robert F. Jones Jr.
    Postal Inspector
    Washington, DC  
    July 14, 2000
  • Terrance M. Asbury
    Postal Inspector
    Los Angeles, CA
    February 3, 1990
  • Michael J. Healy
    Postal Police Officer
    Chicago, IL
    June 21, 1981
  • John P. McAuliffe
    Investigative Aide
    Chicago, IL
    March 14, 1960
  • Benedetto M. Spizzirri
    Investigative Aide
    Chicago, IL
    March 14, 1960
  • Bruce O. Shaffer
    Post Office Inspector
    Poplar Bluff, MO
    August 31, 1951
  • Ernest M. Harkins
    Post Office Inspector
    Oklahoma City, OK
    January 12, 1949
  • Finton T. McMahon
    Post Office Inspector
    Washington, DC
    August 1, 1939
  • Walter R. Ton
    Post Office Inspector
    Bozeman, MT
    January 10, 1938
  • Levi C. Chance
    Post Office Inspector
    Savannah, GA
    February 14, 1923
  • George W. Daniel
    Post Office Inspector in Charge
    Washington, DC
    September 1, 1919
  • Elbert P. Lamberth
    Post Office Inspector
    Stantonville, TN
    August 17, 1917
  • Charles Fitzgerald
    Post Office Inspector
    Clinton, MS
    September 29, 1908