Circumstances of Death
Prohibition Agent Bert McMichael was driving his Government vehicle when he got into an accident with an electric car at a railroad crossing, while traveling from Canton to Massillon, OH. Agent McMichael was rushed to the local hospital, but died the following day from his injuries.
Agent McMichael joined the Prohibition Unit on December 29, 1921, with an annual salary of $1,600.
Agent McMichael was born in Weavers Corners, Huron County, OH. He was single at the time of his death.