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Officer Edward DeFord
Mobile Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch: October 31, 1935

Cause: Gunfire

Officer Deford was shot and killed while he and his partner escorted non-union workers across picket lines during the Gulf Coast Longshoreman strike, near the Port of Mobile.

Officer Deford had served with the Mobile Police Department for eight years. He is survived by (unknown information at this time).


May God Bless You and May You Rest in Peace.

A HERO for Sure.

You Served Well

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