Robert "Bob" Dalton 1868-1892 Killed during an attempted double bank robbery in Coffeyville, Kansas along with brother, Gratten and Dick Broadwell and Bill Power. 1892 Dalton Gang, Bobs Dalton, West Outlaw, American History, Wild Wild, Banks Robbery, Dalton 1868 1892, Robert Bobs, Wild West
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Photo of the Dalton Gang after their failed bank robbery attempt in 1892. The robbery attempt failed when the townspeople recognized the notorious bandits. The townspeople armed themselves and killed the bandits in a raging gun battle.
William Marion Dalton (1866–June 8, 1894), called Bill Dalton, was an American outlaw in the American Old West. He was the co-leader of the Wild Bunch gang and he was the brother of the founders of the Dalton Gang, Gratton, Bob and Emmett.
Robert Reddick "Bob" Dalton (1868 - Oct. 5, 1892) lawman & outlaw. His brother Frank was U.S. Deputy Marshal & Bob served with him on several posses. After Frank was killed, Bob became a Deputy Marshal in Arkansas. Accused of illegally selling whiskey to the Indians & discharge him from his position, he turned outlaw. He led an ill-fated Dalton Gang raid on two banks in Coffeyville, Kansas. Ambushed by town citizens Bob, Bill Power, Grat Dalton & Dick Broadwell were all killed.
George "Bittercreek" Newcomb (1866-May 2, 1895) was an American outlaw of the American Old West. He was a member, first, of the Dalton Gang but after being called "too Wild" by Bob Dalton, he and Bill Doolin started the Wild Bunch gang.