Paul F. Cavanagh

1947 - 1990

On June 18, 1990, Special Agent Paul F. Cavanagh traveled on a private plane from Beverly, Massachusetts, to Greenville, Maine, to attend a SWAT training exercise as part of his official duties. The plane crashed just after midnight on June 19, killing Cavanaugh and the pilot, Massachusetts State Trooper Joseph Moynihan.

Cavanagh was born March 3, 1947, in Somerville, Massachusetts. He joined the FBI in June 1971.