Circumstances of Death
Prohibition Agent Horatio Stetson, while driving his Government car, was involved in an automobile accident near Skykomish, WA. The accident resulted in his death.
Agent Stetson joined the Prohibition Unit on November 27, 1920, and was assigned to the Seattle Field Division. Previously, he proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War (1898) and was commissioned as Captain during World War I.
Agent Stetson was born in Minneapolis, MN.