Oral History

W. E. “Rusty” Robbins

A Dallas police officer for more than three decades, Robbins was assigned crowd control on Main Street during the presidential motorcade and, after Oswald’s shooting, guard duty at Parkland Memorial Hospital. An acquaintance of Jack Ruby, he visited the Carousel Club on several occasions. Recorded September 5, 2003, January 9, 2015, and October 26, 2016.