|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.
- - [Cobar, Outside the U.S.]
LODD: Australian firefighter killed battling hotel fire
- - [Fairbury, Nebraska]
LODD: Neb. firefighter dies in crash responding to fire
LODD: Volunteer firefighter dies of cardiac arrest
- - [Glendale, Kentucky]
LODD: Semi strikes Ky. firefighters; son dead, mom hurt
- - [New Carlisle, Indiana]
LODD: Ind. asst. chief dies in building collapse
Billy Glen Norris, Sr.
- - [Lecompte, Louisiana]
LODD: La. fire chief dies of heart attack
Matthew David Goodnature
- - [Grants Pass, Oregon]
LODD: Ore. firefighter dies in fall while on break
- - [Boulder County, Colorado]
LODD: Volunteer firefighter dies after rescuing hiker
- - [Houston, Texas]
LODD: Houston firefighter dies battling house fire
Robert Glenn Webster Sr.
- - [Glencoe, Kentucky]
LODD: Ky. fire chief dies from complications of apparatus crash
Lt. Gordon Ambelas
- - [New York, New York]
Cause of blaze that killed NYC firefighter probed
- - [Saline, Louisiana]
LODD: La. volunteer firefighter dies in fire truck crash
- - [Helena, Montana]
LODD: Mont. fire chief killed in apparatus crash
Donovan Garcia Jr.
- - [Reno, Nevada]
LODD: Nev. asst. chief dies of heart attack
- - [Union Beach, New Jersey]
LODD: NJ firefighter collapses while battling 4-alarm fire
- - [Washington, District of Columbia]
LODD: Batt. Chief, navy veteran dies at D.C. military base
- - [Baltimore County, Maryland]
LODD: Md. firefighter dies during training
- - [New Britain, Connecticut]
LODD: Conn. deputy fire chief dies of heart attack
- - [Newcastle, Wyoming]
LODD: Wyo. fire supervisor dies of cardiac arrest
- - [Liege, Outside the U.S.]
LODD: 2 Belgium firefighters die trying to save swan
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015