Ma Barker Gang

Ma Barker Gang (HM1BG9)

Location: Westminster, CO 80030 Adams County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 49.748', W 105° 2.327'

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Lloyd William Barker

Ma Barker's infamous son, Lloyd "Red" Barker traded ina life of crime for a life in Westminster in the 1940s. Lloyd grew up as part of the Barker Gang, described by FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover as "the toughest gang of hoodlums the FBI has ever been called upon to eliminate." Lloyd served a 25-year prison sentence, then left his criminal past behind in 1938. After serving honorably in the U.S. Army duringWorld War II, Lloyd moved to Westminster and worked at a bar and grill in Denver. He was shot and killed by his wife in their Westminster home on March 18, 1949.
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HM NumberHM1BG9
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Marker Number12
Year Placed2002
Placed ByCity of Westminster Historical Marker Program Capital Improvement Project
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 4:00am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 496681 N 4408793
Decimal Degrees39.82913333, -105.03878333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 49.748', W 105° 2.327'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 49' 44.88" N, 105° 2' 19.62" W
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Area Code(s)303, 720
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3835-3899 W 73rd Ave, Westminster CO 80030, US
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