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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

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

Albert Nejmeh - End of Service: 05/14/2013 - [Tacoma, Washington]
LODD: Wash. firefighter dies while responding to aid call
Brian Woehlke - End of Service: 05/08/2013 - [Westland, Michigan]
Mich. firefighter dies during strip mall fire
Stanley Martin Jr. - End of Service: 05/06/2013 - [Springfield, Alabama]
LODD: Asst. volunteer fire chief collapse on scene
Gene Kirchner - End of Service: 05/02/2013 - [Reisterstown , Maryland]
LODD: Md. volunteer firefighter dies after injuries
Dale Scott Queen [Hartselle, Alabama]
LODD: Ala. volunteer firefighter dies searching for explosives
Rodney Miller - End of Service: 04/27/2013 - [Loganville, Pennsylvania]
LODD: Fire chief killed at MVC scene, driver arrested
Kevin Sanders - End of Service: 04/17/2013 - [West, Texas]
4 more responders killed in Texas blast ID'd
Robert Snokhous - End of Service: 04/17/2013 - [West, Texas]
4 more responders killed in Texas blast ID'd
Jerry Chapman - End of Service: 04/17/2013 - [West, Texas]
4 more responders killed in Texas blast ID'd
Doug Snokhous - End of Service: 04/17/2013 - [West, Texas]
4 more responders killed in Texas blast ID'd
Lance Stone - End of Service: 04/13/2013 - [West Union, Illinois]
LODD: Ill. firefighter dies in single-vehicle crash
Harold Hollingsworth - End of Service: 04/07/2013 - [Fort Osage, Missouri]
LODD: Asst. Chief dies in single-vehicle crash en route
John Janos - End of Service: 04/06/2013 - [Binghampton, New York]
LODD: NY firefighter dies in bunkroom after call
Michael Goodwin - End of Service: 04/06/2013 - [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]
Firefighter dies battling Philadelphia blaze
Jeffrey Scheuerer - End of Service: 03/28/2013 - [Clinton Township, New Jersey]
LODD: N.J. wildand firefighter struck, killed by vehicle
Michael Louis Broz - End of Service: 03/10/2013 - [Ridgeville, South Carolina]
SC firefighter killed in MVA while responding to fire call
George A. Turner Jr. [Long Island, New York]
LODD: NY firefighter suffers medical emergency on MVA
Lonnie Lee Nutt [Marietta , Georgia]
LODD: Ga. firefighter collapses at crash scene
Donald Mize [League City, Texas]
62-year-old firefighter cadet dies during training
Christopher Brown [Bloomington, Illinois]
1 firefighter killed, 5 others injured at Ill. crash scene

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