Portrait of Florida Highway Patrolman Luther "Paul" Daniel.

Portrait of Florida Highway Patrolman Luther "Paul" Daniel.


Image Number

  • PR20203

Year

  • 1941

Series Title

General Note

  • Born on November 2, 1909, in Dawson, Georgia. Moved to Miami with his father on September 17, 1926. Moved to the Florida Keys and met Florence whom he married in 1931. Moved to Key West in 1937 and became a motorcycle officer. He joined the Florida Highway Patrol on July 1, 1941 and moved his family to South Miami when he became a trooper. Trooper Daniel became the first Florida Highway Patrolman killed in the line of duty when he was shot and killed by Byrdl Hudgins after stopping his speeding vehicle on December 5, 1941. Officer Daniel's name (misspelled as Daniels) is inscribed on the National Law Enforcement Memorial in Washington, D.C. (On the East Wall, Panel 16, Line 13).

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Title of Work

  • Forgotten Heroes: Police Officers Killed in Dade County

Additional Creator

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 7 x 5 in.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Portrait of Florida Highway Patrolman Luther "Paul" Daniel. 1941. Black & white photoprint, 7 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/13735>, accessed 20 July 2019.

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Portrait of Florida Highway Patrolman Luther "Paul" Daniel. 1941. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 20 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/13735>.

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