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William Lewis Moore,
Attalla, Alabama
April 23, 1963

Agencies: Federal Bureau of Investigation - FBI

Cause of death: shooting

Last updated: about 3 years ago

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William Lewis Moore, a postman from Baltimore, was shot and killed during a one-man march against segregation. Moore had planned to deliver a letter to the governor of Mississippi urging an end to intolerance.