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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John Schwartz Jr., and Terry Davore -   - [Ordway, Colorado]
Two volunteer firefighters, pilot killed in Colo. wildfires
Charlie Fraley -   - [Macon, Mississippi]
Miss. fire chief dies at house fire
Michael Crotty -   - [Lawrence Park Township, Pennsylvania]
Pa. deputy chief killed in aerial ladder malfunction
Derek Lovell -   - [Hamilton, New Zealand]
New Zealand firefighter dies after storage facility blast
Robin Broxterman, Brian Schira -   - [Colerain Township, Ohio]
2 firefighters die in Ohio house fire
Eric Speed -   - [Shreveport, Louisiana]
La. firefighter dies after fire truck rolls over
Brent A. Lovrien -   - [Los Angeles, California]
L.A. firefighter killed in explosion
Donald Lee Grubor -   - [Lewistown, Illinois]
Ill. volunteer dies after structure fire
Terrance Crockett -   - [Kansas City, Missouri]
Mo. line of duty death may be homicide
John Delaney -   - [Mesa, Arizona]
Ariz. fire captain dies of cardiac arrest
Raymond Barrett -   - [Apshawa, New Jersey]
N.J. firefighter dies in house fire
Justin Monroe, Victor Isler -   - [Salisbury, North Carolina]
Two N.C. firefighters killed in massive lumber yard blaze
Nicholas Picozzi -   - [Linwood, Pennsylvania]
Pa. volunteer dies in house fire sparked by electric lines
Roger Dennis -   - [San Antonio, Texas]
San Antonio fire engineer dies of heart attack
Brad Holmes -   - [Pine Township, Pennsylvania]
Pa. volunteer firefighter succumbs to burns
Mathieu Émond -   - [Varennes, Canada]
Quebec firefighter dies trapped in burning home
Rafael Vazquez -   - [Palm Beach, Florida]
Firefighter killed in Fla. Wendy's shooting went back for toy
Joey Turner -   - [Homerville, Georgia]
Ga. firefighter dies of heart attack during training
Shane Stewart -   - [Pierce, Colorado]
Colo. firefighter killed driving to medical emergency
Vance Tomaselli -   - [San Bernardino County, California]
Calif. fire captain dies of stroke

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