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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.

For more information on how to honor the memory of a lost firefighter, visit the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation at www.firehero.org.

Submit news articles and information about firefighter line-of-duty deaths or close calls here.

Christian Dejardin - End of Service: 05/10/2014 - [Liege, Outside the U.S.]
LODD: 2 Belgium firefighters die trying to save swan
David Millett - End of Service: 05/10/2014 - [Norway, Maine]
LODD: Maine fire Capt. dies after structure fire
Jeffrey Newland - End of Service: 05/01/2014 - [Cape Coral, Florida]
LODD: Fla. Lt. suffers medical emergency
John Thomas - End of Service: 04/27/2014 - [Duxbury, Massachusetts]
LODD: Mass. firefighter suffers medical emergency
Charles Goff - End of Service: 04/27/2014 - [Falls of Rough, Kentucky]
LODD: Ky. firefighter dies of heart attack
Hugh Ferguson - End of Service: 04/21/2014 - [Damon, Texas]
LODD: Texas fire chief collapses at fire scene
George Underwood - End of Service: 04/03/2014 - [Lake, West Virginia]
LODD: W.Va. fire chief dies of heart attack
Rick Halcomb - End of Service: 03/21/2014 - [Dayton, Ohio]
LODD: Ohio firefighter dies of hepatitis infection
Edward J. Walsh - End of Service: 03/26/2014 - [Boston, Massachusetts]
Boston mourns two firefighters
Michael R. Kennedy - End of Service: 03/26/2014 - [Boston, Massachusetts]
Boston mourns two firefighters
Edwin "Jeff" Wentzel - End of Service: 03/22/2014 - [North Versailles, Pennsylvania]
LODD: Pa. firefighter struck and killed by train
Tom Stevens - End of Service: 03/18/2014 - [Lawrenceburg, Indiana]
LODD: Ind. asst. chief dies of heart attack
Wayne Jeffers - End of Service: 03/16/2014 - [Montgomery, Alabama]
LODD: Ala. firefighter-medic found unresponsive
Joseph Bove - End of Service: 03/13/2014 - [Spotswood, New Jersey]
LODD: NJ firefighter suffers medical emergency
Jamie A. Peite - End of Service: 03/05/2014 - [Ironwood, Michigan]
LODD: Mich. fire chief dies from heart attack
Bobby Mollere - End of Service: 03/08/2014 - [Star Valley, Arizona]
LODD: Ariz. firefighter dies during training exercise
Jeff Bayless - End of Service: 03/07/2014 - [Anchorage, Alaska]
LODD: Anchorage fire captain dies during training
Steven Joseph Knaus - End of Service: 02/28/2014 - [Willowick, Ohio]
LODD: Ohio firefighter dies of cardiac arrest
Ross Huffer - End of Service: 02/28/2014 - [Nesconset, New York]
LODD: Former NY fire chief dies on-duty
Kevin J. Bristol - End of Service: 03/03/2014 - [Peekskill, New York]
LODD: NY firefighter suffers medical emergency

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