Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths

Line-Of-Duty Deaths
In recognizing the sacrifice of fallen firefighters, this section will serve as a constant memorial to those who have given their lives protecting and ensuring the safety of the communities they serve. The significance of their contributions cannot be minimized, and while they will be dearly missed, their legacy lives on in the spirit of those who continue to serve.

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Nicholas Hemingway -   - [Baltimore, Maryland]
LODD: Balt. city medic dies after becoming ill at station
Melissa Doll -   - [Codorus, Pennsylvania]
LODD: Pa. fire police officer dies of cardiac arrest
John Whelan -   - [Denver, Colorado]
Firefighter who fell through skylight dies from injuries
Michael Miller -   - [Green Bay, Wisconsin]
LODD: Fire Lt. found dead at Green Bay fire station
Willie Sensenich -   - [North Huntingdon , Pennsylvania]
LODD: Pa. firefighter dies of cardiac arrest
Thomas Miserendino -   - [Beachwood, New Jersey]
LODD: NJ firefighter dies of heart attack
Ian Haxton -   - [Sasabe, Arizona]
LODD: Wildland firefighter dies during physical testing
James Donnie Keith -   - [Mt. Zion, Alabama]
LODD: Firefighter goes into cardiac arrest after fire
David Knapke -   - [Cincinnati, Ohio]
Fire Lt. dies after being moved to hospice
Dale J. Wege -   - [Rhinelander, Wisconsin]
LODD: Wis. firefighter dies after emergency response
Terrance Morgan Pryor -   - [Memphis, Tennessee]
LODD: Tenn. fire Lt. dies after response
David Bourget -   - [Phippsburg, Maine]
LODD: Maine firefighter dies after falling ill at station
Jason Farley -   - [Claremore, Oklahoma]
Okla. firefighter dies trying to rescue flood victims
Dwight Greer, -   - [Philadelphia, Mississippi]
LODD: Miss. fire capt. collapses at firehouse
Dennis Swenson -   - [Cornucopia, Wisconsin]
LODD: EMT dies trying to rescue mother from house fire
Kevin McRae -   - [Washington, District of Columbia]
LODD: D.C. fire Lt. dies after collapsing at fire
Timothy Gunther -   - [Poughkeepsie, New York]
LODD: NY firefighter suffers heart attack at house fire
Ricky Thurman -   - [Swainsboro, Georgia]
LODD: Ga. fire Lt. dies of cardiac arrest
Timothy Peters -   - [Pine Grove, Pennsylvania]
Pa. firefighter dies after responding to call
Chris Blankenship -   - [Madison County, Tennessee]
LODD: Tenn. firefighter struck by tree

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