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1965 Harris County John Doe

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  • Last updated: April 17, 2023
  • Houston, TX
  • November 12, 1965

Overview of 1965 Harris County John Doe

The victim's body was found on a northside bank of Ship Channel in the Turning Basin shortly after the channel had been dredged.

Estimated Date of Death: 3 days prior State of Remains: Not recognizable - Decomposing/putrefaction Cause of Death: Accidental drowning

Dentals: Available. Teeth were natural, but there were many missing and those present were in a poor state of repair. Fingerprints: Not available. DNA: Not available.

Clothing: Tan pants, sweatshirt, faded coat, and one black sock. Jewelry: Unknown Additional Personal Items: Unknown

The Doe Network Case Number: 2250UMTX


  1. Date Found:November 12, 1965
  2. NAMUS Number:4536
  3. Race:African-American / Black
  4. Gender:Male
  5. Height:5'4" to 5'6"
  6. Weight:130 - 140 lbs
  7. Hair Color:Black
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