Oakland Police Inspector star #19 made by Pioneer 705 Bdwy. Oakland. Badge is sterling silver with hard fired black enamel and worn by J. S. Dufton who was appointed 1-1-1906. He was born 2-12-1870.
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John Storey Dufton who was appointed to the Oakland Police department on
1-1-1896 was a former member of the famed Scotland Yard before immagrating to the U.S..
He was born 2-12-1870.
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1917 Oakland City Directory
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