Virgil Earp was the marshal of Dodge City, Kansas. He and Warren Earp came to Tombstone, Arizona to help their brother Wyatt in his conflict with the Clantons.
During the gunfight at the O.K. Corral in October 1881, Virgil, Wyatt and Doc Holliday killed the Clanton brothers and Johnny Ringo. (TV: The Gunfighters)