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.

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Jon Schondelmayer -   - [Cary, North Carolina]
LODD: NC firefighter dies after becoming ill at fire station
John Wayman Sr. -   - [Jefferson, Ohio]
LODD: Ohio asst. fire chief dies from heart attack
David Brody -   - [Parkton, North Carolina]
LODD: NC firefighter dies from sudden illness
Terry Richard Guss -   - [South Zanesville, Ohio]
LODD: Ohio firefighter dies after falling off apparatus
Josh Smith -   - [Mecklenburg County, Virginia]
LODD: Va. firefighter dies in POV crash en route to station
David "Jeff" Little -   - [Waycross, Georgia]
LODD: Ga. firefighter Lt. dies at working fire
Matt Frantz -   - [Duluth, Minnesota]
LODD: Volunteer Minn. chief dies from apparent heart attack
Charlie Pierson -   - [Jackson County, West Virginia]
LODD: W.Va. fire chief dies responding vehicle crash
Andrew Warren Cody -   - [Mansfield, Missouri]
LODD: Mo. firefighter collapses in station, dies
Russ Gow -   - [Factoryville, Pennsylvania]
LODD: Asst. Pa. fire chief dies after collapsing at house fire
James Goodman Jr. -   - [Onondaga County, New York]
LODD: NY volunteer firefighter-medic found unresponsive
David R. Barr -   - [Perryville, Maryland]
LODD: Md. fire police Capt. struck by car while directing traffic
James Michael Hill -   - [Cincinnati, Ohio]
LODD: Ohio firefighter dies at home after response on shift
Blaine "Skeeter" Wildnauer Jr. -   - [Kersey, Pennsylvania]
Veteran Pa. firefighter dies responding to vehicle crash
LeRoy Murphy -   - [Greenville, Ohio]
LODD: Ohio volunteer firefighter, instructor dies of cardiac arrest
Jantzen Murrell Frazier -   - [Morgan County, Alabama]
Fire truck crash kills Ala. firefighter en route to fire
John Allison -   - [Custer, Michigan]
LODD: Mich. fire chief dies after suffering cardiac complication
David Heath -   - [Wilmington, North Carolina]
LODD: N.C. capt. dies of heart attack during training exercise
Richard Floersch -   - [Gibson County, Tennessee]
LODD: Tenn. Capt. suffers heart attack, dies on duty
Mark Urban -   - [Boise, Idaho]
Idaho smokejumper killed in parachuting accident

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