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.

Matthew Thornton, age 32

Fatally shot on December 17, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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One other person also died in this incident.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Mack 10
  • Number of children:
    2 2
    2 raised 2 neices like his own .
  • Personality:
    1 fun
    1 outgoing
    2 friendly
    1 Loved By Many
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  • Schools attended:
    1 Wildwood Elementary
    1 Kenilworth Middle
  • Comments:

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