Type of Officer: Captain
Jurisdiction: US Penitentiary
County: Leavenworth
Death Date: 11/14/1922
Added to Memorial: 2006
Circumstances of Death: Gunshot
Captain Andrew H. Leonard was fatally stabbed while attempting to subdue a noncompliant inmate. The inmate, Joe Martinez, seriously injured several other correctional officer before being subdued by two inmates in a coal bunker.