Officer Rank: Postal Inspector
Memorial Panel: 15-E: 26
Department: U.S. Postal Inspection Service
End of Watch: February 14, 1923
Years of Service: 19
Description: Postal Inspector Chance accidentally shot himself in the chest while cleaning his service weapon at a post office in Savannah, Georgia. Inspector Chance was scheduled to leave the city that day on official business and was cleaning his weapon in preparation for the trip. An investigation concluded that the death was accidental.