Patrolman John David Oldham

Patrolman John David Oldham

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, July 7, 1974

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John David Oldham

Patrolman John Oldham was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic.

Patrolman Harold Hambrick, who witnessed the incident, suffered a fatal heart attack.

Patrolman Oldham had been with the Texas Department of Public Safety for two years and was stationed at Baird. He was survived by his son, John II, and daughter, Jana.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 2 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Always and forever remembered by your law enforcement family. Rest In Peace always.

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Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 7, 2022

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