Marshal Dave Barton

Marshal Dave Barton

Knoxville Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch Sunday, July 27, 1902

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Dave Barton

Marshal Dave Barton was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a drunk and disorderly man in Knoxville. The shooter was taken into custody.


  • Age 61
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Arrested

arrest attempt, disorderly

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Marshal Barton,
On today, the 120th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens Knoxville.


United States Border Patrol

July 27, 2022

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