Veteran N.J. FF loses battle with COVID-19

The Atlantic City Fire Department is mourning the loss of firefighter and driver/operator Anthony Carfagno

Duty Death: Anthony Michael Carfagno - [Atlantic City, New Jersey]

End of Service: 12/21/2021

By Leila Merrill

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Firefighter Anthony Carfagno, 58, died after a battle with COVID-19 on Tuesday, the City of Atlantic City announced on Facebook.

Carfagno was a firefighter and driver/operator with Engine Company 3 of the Second Platoon. He served in Atlantic City for over 23 years.

Carfagno supported the International Association of Firefighters Muscular Dystrophy “Fill the Boot” initiative and was a caretaker of a community garden that surrounded his local firehouse.


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