History - Three Guardsmen of Oklahoma
Known as the "Three
Guardsmen of Oklahoma", William 'Bill" Tilghman, Henry "Heck"
Thomas, and Chris Madsen (left to right) were instrumental in
bringing law and order to the Indian and Oklahoma territories in the
late 1800's. Madsen, a gifted administrator, best understood
the rules and regulations governing the Deputy U.S. Marshals.