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FDNY Line of Duty Deaths - 1940 - 1949

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Rank

Name

Unit

Date

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN P. SCHWINTEK

ENGINE 202

FEBRUARY 14, 1940

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES J. STEAKEM

LADDER 30

MAY 15, 1940

FIREFIGHTER

PATRICK DEVLIN

ENGINE 277

MAY 29, 1940

DEPUTY CHIEF

JAMES TUBRIDY

DIVISION 2

JULY 30, 1940

FIREFIGHTER

CHARLES STENVALL JR.

ENGINE 69

OCTOBER 16, 1940

FIREFIGHTER

HAROLD A. BARKER

RESCUE 2

JANUARY 5, 1941

FIREFIGHTER

WILLIAM J. DRISCOLL

HQ STAF

JANUARY 28, 1941

LIEUTENANT

BENJAMIN PARCELL

LADDER 121

JANUARY 28, 1941

CAPTAIN

DANIEL MURPHY (1)

ENGINE 315

FEBRUARY 20, 1941

FIREFIGHTER

THOMAS J. OSBORN

ENGINE 240

MARCH 3, 1941

FIREFIGHTER

CARL H. BISCHOFF

LADDER 8

JULY 5, 1941

FIREFIGHTER

ROBERT MAHL

ENGINE 161

SEPTEMBER 9, 1941

FIREFIGHTER

BERTRAM BUTLER

LADDER 137

SEPTEMBER 17, 1941

CAPTAIN

WALTER SANDBERG

LADDER 121

OCTOBER 24, 1941

FIREFIGHTER

RAYMOND COSGROVE

LADDER 153

JANUARY 2, 1942

LIEUTENANT

THOMAS BLACKBURNE

LADDER 27

JULY 26, 1942

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN C. HUGGINS

ENGINE 308

JULY 26, 1942

FIREFIGHTER

EDWARD J. KLIMAS

LADDER 111

OCTOBER 30, 1942

FIREFIGHTER

PATRICK O'KEEFE

ENGINE 73

MARCH 6, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

EUGENE F. KELLY

ENGINE 240

MARCH 22, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

GEORGE SCHMITT

LADDER 135

MARCH 24, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

ROBERT W. LANE

LADDER 105

APRIL 9, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

PETER J. DANNHARDT

ENGINE 15

JULY 4, 1943

CAPTAIN

JAMES H. SAVAGE

LADDER 131

JULY 5, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

ROBERT G. GATES

ENGINE 253

AUGUST 10, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES A. DINGEE

ENGINE 282

AUGUST 23, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

C. STEPHEN AUDITORE

ENGINE 243

OCTOBER 18, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

ROBERT W. JOHNSTON

ENGINE 293

DECEMBER 31, 1943

FIREFIGHTER

JOSEPH O'FLAHERTY

LADDER 105

MARCH 4, 1944

CAPTAIN

WILLIAM F. KLAUCK

LADDER 105

MARCH 30, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

EDWARD J. NELSON

LADDER 30

APRIL 26, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

EMILE A. STEINER

ENGINE 36

MAY 22, 1944

LIEUTENANT

HAROLD J. CURRAN

ENGINE 161

MAY 30, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

BERNARD P. McGREAVY

LADDER 16

JUNE 15, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

HOWARD V. COLBERT

ENGINE 292

JULY 9, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

EUGENE F. STEFFENS

LADDER 122

AUGUST 5, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

GEORGE H. CRIDLAND

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

SEPTEMBER 5, 1944

CAPTAIN

WALTER T. CLARKE

ENGINE 6

OCTOBER 25, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN J. SHEELY

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

NOVEMBER 1, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

EUGENE J. STUDER

ENGINE 81

NOVEMBER 2, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES J. HUGHES

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

NOVEMBER 19, 1944

FIREFIGHTER

ROBERT C. PETTIT

ENGINE 303

DECEMBER 15, 1944

LIEUTENANT

JOSEPH E. JOYCE

ENGINE 40

JANUARY 1, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

VINCENT A. SCHMITT

ENGINE 292

JANUARY 6, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

ELBERT HARDMAN

ENGINE 36

JANUARY 9, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

NELSON L. TUITE

ENGINE 36

JANUARY 9, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN J. RUSSELL

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

JANUARY 15, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

MORRIS GRAF

ENGINE 31

JANUARY 22, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

FRANK J. WINKLAREK

LADDER 36

JANUARY 24, 1945

BATTALION CHIEF

ANTHONY JIRECK

BATTALION 32

JANUARY 27, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

HERMAN STATON

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

FEBRUARY 8, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

GEORGE NIGRO

ENGINE 229

FEBRUARY 13, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES J. RYAN (4)

ENGINE 1

FEBRUARY 16, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES J. FARRELL (2)

ENGINE 66

FEBRUARY 19, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

GEORGE B. WEILL

LADDER 23

FEBRUARY 22, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

THOMAS F. SHORTELL

LADDER 157

MARCH 8, 1945

BATTALION CHIEF

CHARLES KOHLENBERGER

BATTALION 22

MARCH 31, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES R. HICKEY

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

APRIL 5, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

STEPHEN J. BUTCH

LADDER 5

APRIL 19, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

STEPHEN J. MARANGAS

ENGINE 62

APRIL 20, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

HAROLD F. HOLSTEN

ENGINE 19

MAY 12, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN R. SHERIDAN

ENGINE 89

MAY 14, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

HENRY B. INNES

LADDER 33

MAY 18, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

THOMAS F. TAYLOR

LADDER 131

JUNE 3, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

FRANK FIEDERLEIN

ENGINE 257

AUGUST 31, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

CHARLES A. HICKEY

LADDER 37

SEPTEMBER 22, 1945

LIEUTENANT

MICHAEL W. TARPEY

LADDER 41

OCTOBER 1, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES COSTELLO

ENGINE 263

OCTOBER 13, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

WILLIAM F. MCNULTY

ENGINE 233

OCTOBER 17, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN W. EISERMAN

ENGINE 299

DECEMBER 14, 1945

FIREFIGHTER

WALTER A. JENSEN

ENGINE 233

JANUARY 5, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

GEORGE M. WILLIAMS

LADDER 49

JANUARY 11, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

FRANK J. MOLINARI

MILITARY SERVICE SQUAD

JANUARY 13, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

EDWIN J. HOVEY

ENGINE 37

JANUARY 16, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN W. LEARY

LADDER 122

FEBRUARY 9, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

MICHAEL J. BERKERY

ENGINE 203

JUNE 14, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES R. GILLIS

ENGINE 90

JUNE 20, 1946

LINEMAN

HAROLD F. CLANDENING

TELEGRAPH BUREAU

JUNE 25, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

WILLIAM J. WANDLING

ENGINE 288

NOVEMBER 16, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

FRANK MOOREHEAD, JR.

ENGINE 93

DECEMBER 12, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

DANIEL K. KRAUSS

ENGINE 15

DECEMBER 30, 1946

FIREFIGHTER

WINFIELD A. WALSH

LADDER 9

JANUARY 4, 1947

BATTALION CHIEF

WILLIAM P. HOGAN

BATTALION 5

JANUARY 9, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

NATHAN LEVINE

ENGINE 73

FEBRUARY 22, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

WILLIAM D. AUSTIN

LADDER 144

JUNE 17, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

FREDERICK ZIEGLER

LADDER 144

JUNE 17, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

JACOB BASSMAN

LADDER 26

NOVEMBER 29, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

HOWARD E. WYNN

LADDER 26

NOVEMBER 29, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

JAMES C. FARLEY

ENGINE 92

DECEMBER 16, 1947

FIREFIGHTER

JOHN T. RYNN

ENGINE 89

APRIL 10, 1948

FIREFIGHTER

JOSEPH J. BRECHT

ENGINE 5

JULY 31, 1948

LIEUTENANT

HARRY G. BOYLE

ENGINE 61

AUGUST 8, 1948

LIEUTENANT

HARRY M. MALONEY

ENGINE 246

AUGUST 9, 1948

LIEUTENANT

GEORGE P. OATES

ENGINE 283

MARCH 3, 1949

FIREFIGHTER

LOWELL J. McELROY

ENGINE 214

MAY 8, 1949

FIREFIGHTER

CHRISTOPHER E. A. McAULEY

ENGINE 233

MAY 12, 1949

FIREFIGHTER

PETER FARLEY (1)

LADDER 136

AUGUST 16, 1949

BATTALION CHIEF

GUNTHER E. BEAKE

BATTALION 3

AUGUST 23, 1949

FIREFIGHTER

SAMUEL R. DOHERTY

ENGINE 15

NOVEMBER 28, 1949

LIEUTENANT

JOHN A. LYDEN

ENGINE 240

DECEMBER 24, 1949

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