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Unidentified Person

1979 North Shore, CA John Doe

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  • Last updated: April 12, 2023
  • North Shore, CA
  • May 20, 1979

Overview of 1979 North Shore, CA John Doe

The decedent was located at Southern Pacific railroad tracks, north of Covina Beach Drive and Highway 111, North Shore, CA He is believed to have fell from a moving train and sustained major head injuries. No identification was found with him. He is possibly a transient riding the trains. The train he was on was westbound and coming from the Yuma, Az. area, possibly originating much further east.

Estimated Date of Death: Same day State of Remains: Not recognizable - Traumatic injuries Cause of Death: Accidental fall

Dentals: Not available. No upper teeth and might have worn a denture plate, but none was found at the scene. Fingerprints: Available. DNA: Not available.

Clothing: Unknown Jewelry: Unknown Additional Personal Items: Unknown

The Doe Network Case Number: 3056UMCA


  1. Date Found:May 20, 1979
  2. NAMUS Number:7214
  3. Race:Unknown
  4. Gender:Male
  5. Height:6'0"
  6. Weight:220 lbs.
  7. Hair Color:Dark brown
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