Every day in the U.S. about 89 people are shot dead in one way or another. At GunMemorial.org we try to post pages for all of these people even though the circumstances of their deaths can be drastically different.

Walter Shaw, age 53

Fatally shot on July 2, 2016 in Wilmington, Delaware.

Walter killed his ex-wife, then himself.

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One other person also died in this incident.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Tig
    1 Walt
  • Number of children:
    1 2
  • Personality:
    1 Goofy and lovable
  • Occupation:
    1 Electrician for river and bay authorities
  • Workplace:
    1 River and bay authorities
  • Schools attended:
    1 Too many to mention
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