Officer Gustave ‘Gus’ Lund
August 25, 1924
Officer Carl J. Carlson
March 9, 1929

In Memoriam: Special Officer Rollin R. Tanner

Special Officer Rollin R. Tanner died of blood poisoning a week after being mauled by a Liberty Park zoo lion.

The incident occurred on the day Charles Lindbergh was visiting Salt Lake City. Tanner was a former state senator, Beaver County Sheriff, and an attorney.

If you have memories or photos of Special Officer Tanner to share, please email or call (801) 799-3340.