OCTOBER

OCTOBER 1, 1928 – FIREMAN GEORGE MACFARLANE OF TRUCK CO. 16
                                   FELL OFF OF RIG WHILE RESPONDING
                                   _____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 2, 1888 – TRUCKMAN MATTHIAS KETTERN OF TRUCK CO. 3
                                   DROWNED AT 566 N. KINGSBURY

OCTOBER 2, 1942 – FIREMAN THOMAS P. FITZGERALD OF TRUCK CO. 14 
                                   WALL COLLAPSED AT 5-11 (BOX # 152) AT INTER-STATE TRANSPORT TRUCKING CO. 
                                   AT 2930 S. WELLS

OCTOBER 2, 1969 – FIREFIGHTER JAMES M. DAMICO (BADGE # 2868) OF AMBULANCE CO. 17
                                   DUTY DISABILITY SINCE JULY 2, 1968

OCTOBER 2, 1976 – FIREFIGHTER RUDOLPH PRIMOZIC (BADGE # 575) OF TRUCK CO. 49
                                   HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS
                                   ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 3, 1888 – DRIVER JOSEPH HOME OF ENGINE CO. 30
                                   THROWN OFF OF RIG AND RUN OVER WHILE RESPONDING

OCTOBER 3, 1928 – FIREMAN JOSEPH CHARLES OF TRUCK CO. 37
                                   HAD A HEART ATTACK AT A FIRE

OCTOBER 3, 1942 – CAPTAIN WILLIAM STEED OF TRUCK CO. 14
                                   WALL COLLAPSED AT 5-11 (BOX # 152) AT INTER-STATE TRANSPORT TRUCKING CO. 
                                   AT 2930 S. WELLS
                                   ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 4, 1892 – DRIVER HENRY WALLBAUM OF ENGINE CO. 3
                                   RIG HIT BY ENGINE 9 WHILE RESPONDING TO ALARM

OCTOBER 4, 1902 – DRIVER THOMAS P. FITZGERALD OF ENGINE CO. 67
                                   FELL FROM INSIDE THE WATCH TOWER WHILE ON DUTY

OCTOBER 4, 1987 – CAPTAIN RICHARD P. O’CONNOR (BADGE # 41) OF ENGINE CO. 29
                                   HAD A HEART ATTACK ON AN AMBULANCE ASSIST WALKING UP TO THE 10TH FLOOR 
                                   AT 3653 S. FEDERAL
                                   _____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 7, 1892 – TRUCKMAN DAVID J. BURKE OF TRUCK CO. 8
                                   FELL FROM RIG WHILE RESPONDING TO ALARM

OCTOBER 7, 1980 – FIREFIGHTER DARRYL F. WILLIAMS (BADGE # 3752) OF ENGINE CO. 68
                                   COLLAPSED AT SCENE OF A FIRE 4653 W. WRIGHTWOOD.  HE WAS 29 YRS. OLD.

OCTOBER 7, 1982 – FIREFIGHTER JOHN SEEMAN (BADGE # 4146) OF ENGINE CO. 97
                                   HAD A HEART ATTACK AT HOME
                                   ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 8, 1906 – CAPTAIN MICHAEL EHRET OF TRUCK CO. 25
                                   RIG HIT BY TRAIN AT ESTES & CHICAGO NORTHWESTERN RAILROAD

OCTOBER 8, 1954 – SECOND DEPUTY PAUL H. CONNORS OF HEADQUARTERS
                                   FLOOR COLLAPSED AT 2-11 AT 3146 W. ROOSEVELT
                                   _____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 10, 1942 – FIREMAN ROY FEIEREISEL OF TRUCK CO. 36
                                     BURNED OPERATING CIVIL DEFENSE SIREN ON ROOF AT 722 N. KEDZIE

OCTOBER 10, 1967 – CAPTAIN JOHN DONOVAN OF TRUCK CO. 29
                                     HEART ATTACK IN HOSPITAL AFTER RESCUING FIREFIGHTER AT 1325 S. KOMENSKY
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 12, 1911 – PIPEMAN JOHN FLYNN OF ENGINE CO. 55
                                     TOUCHED LIVE WIRE AT FIRE 2627 LINCOLN AVE.
                                     ___________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 13, 1960 – CAPTAIN JOHN RESZCZYNSKI OF TRUCK CO. 19
                                     SMOKE INHALATION AT 2-11 1350 MILWAUKEE
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 14, 1880 – PIPEMAN THOMAS O’SHAUGHNESSY OF ENGINE CO. 1
                                     THROWN FROM RIG WHILE RESPONDING
                                     ___________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 15, 1921 – CAPTAIN PATRICK DEASY OF ENGINE CO. 116
                                     RIG ACCIDENT WHILE RESPONDING

OCTOBER 15, 1970 – BATTALION CHIEF 18 JOHN KOZAK OF ENGINE CO. 44
                                     DUTY DISABILITY SINCE MARCH 16, 1967
                                     ___________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 17, 1927 – FIREMAN RICHARD HOURIHAN OF TRUCK CO. 20
                                     DIED OF INJURIES AFTER RETURNING FROM A FIRE
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 18, 1971 – BATTALION CHIEF 3 DAVID RYAN OF ENGINE CO. 4
                                     DUTY DISABILITY SINCE SEPTEMBER 1, 1971
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – FOREMAN JOHN DICKEY OF HOSE CO. 6
                                     DIED AT 45 W. WACKER AT HEMPSTEAD’S WHOLESALE  
                                     FIRST LINE OF DUTY DEATH IN THE TOWN OF CHICAGO

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN TIMOTHY BUCKLEY OF TRUCK CO. 3
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN JOHNSON REED OF ENGINE CO. 6
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN JACOB HEIL OF TRUCK CO. 3
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN JEAN JUNGERS
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN AUGUSTE WOLF OF TRUCK CO. 3
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN LAWRENCE GRIEBEL
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN MARCUS GRANT OF HOSE CO. 5
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN MATTHIAS MARSH OF TRUCK CO. 2
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1857 – PIPEMAN JOHN TAR
                                     LAKE STREET BARNUM BROTHERS DRY GOODS

OCTOBER 19, 1883 – TRUCKMAN PATRICK W. MURPHY OF TRUCK CO. 2
                                     FELL DOWN ELEVATOR SHAFT AT 154 W. LAKE ST.

OCTOBER 19, 1883 – VETERINARIAN ERASTUS S. BOWEN
                                     THROWN FROM BUGGY
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 22, 1949 – FIREMAN WALTER IWANSKI OF ENGINE CO. 33
                                     HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS ON WATCH
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 24, 1887 – PIPEMAN MICHAEL SMALL OF ENGINE CO. 10
                                     FELL OFF LADDER AT A FIRE

OCTOBER 24, 1913 – TRUCKMAN GEORGE YORE OF TRUCK CO. 6
                                      FELL THROUGH OPEN ELEVATOR SHAFT AT 22 N. DES PLAINES
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 25, 1884 – CAPTAIN DAVID B. KENYON OF ENGINE CO. 21
                                     THROWN FROM BUGGY AND RUN OVER BY ENGINE 32

OCTOBER 25, 1931 – FIREMAN WILLIAM FITZGERALD OF SQUAD CO. 8
                                     DIED OF FIRE INJURIES ON OCTOBER 24

OCTOBER 25, 1952 – DRIVER JOHN MINICH OF ENGINE CO. 128
                                     COLLAPSED AFTER RESCUING 12 PEOPLE AT ARGYLE HOTEL 1967 W. ARGYLE

OCTOBER 25, 1955 – LIEUTENANT EDWARD J. PATTON OF TRUCK CO. 57
                                     HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 26, 1927 – LIEUTENANT JERRY TESAR OF WATER TOWER 1
                                     ELECTROCUTED AT 920 W. RANDOLPH WHEN RIG HIT SURFACE LINE TROLLEY
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 27, 1971 – LIEUTENANT MARTIN L. COSTELLO OF FIRE PREVENTION BUREAU
                                     HAD A HEART ATTACK AT 420 N. HOYNE

OCTOBER 27, 1972 – FIREFIGHTER LEO A. CAPUTO (BADGE # 3723) OF TRUCK CO. 17
                                     DUTY DISABILITY SINCE SEPTEMBER 15
                                     ____________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 29, 1927 – FIREMAN FRANK MRACEK OF TRUCK CO. 32
                                     BATTALION 28 ACCIDENT WITH ENGINE 39 AT 38TH & KEDZIE

OCTOBER 29, 1978 – FIREFIGHTER ROBERT SORBY (BADGE # 2220) OF ENGINE CO. 10
                                     FELL FROM RIG GOING TO A FUEL SPILL AT O’HARE
                                     ___________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 30, 1894 – LIEUTENANT FRANK HOHENADEL OF TRUCK CO. 24
                                     HIT BY LOCOMOTIVE AT 106TH & PITT

OCTOBER 30, 1934 – FIREMAN WALTER RUBIN OF ENGINE CO. 26
                                     DIED FROM INJURIES AT A FIRE
                                     ___________________________________________________________

OCTOBER 31, 1984 – FIREFIGHTER PHILLIP KENNEALLY (BADGE # 178) OF TRUCK CO. 38
                                     INJURIES SUSTAINED AT A STILL & BOX (BOX # 25746) AT 2457 W. EASTWOOD
                                     DURING THE PREVIOUS NIGHT
                                     ___________________________________________________________





NOVEMBER
NOVEMBER 2, 2012 – CAPTAIN HERBERT T. JOHNSON (BADGE # 239) FIFTH DISTRICT RELIEF
                                      SUSTAINED INJURIES AT A 2-11 FIRE AT 2315 W. 50TH PL.  DIED AT UNIVERSITY 
                                      OF CHICAGO HOSPITAL.
                                      ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 3, 1918 – PIPEMAN RICHARD DEMPSEY OF SQUAD CO. 2
                                      INJURED AT CHICAGO THEATER

NOVEMBER 3, 1930 – FIREMAN WALTER TAUBE OF TRUCK CO. 23
                                      RIG ACCIDENT AND SUFFERED SKULL FRACTURE WHEN HIT BY AN AUTO
                                      ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 5, 1954 – FIREMAN TIMOTHY J. CRONIN OF TRUCK CO. 22
                                      THROWN OFF OF TILLER TRUCK AND HIT BY CAR AT LELAND & SHERIDAN

NOVEMBER 5, 1965 – FIREMAN NORMAN YOUNG (BADGE # 1876) OF ENGINE CO. 13
                                      HAD A HEART ATTACK WHILE DRIVING AMBULANCE WITH A PATIENT
                                      ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 7, 1934 – BATTALION CHIEF 7 THOMAS ANDERSON OF ENGINE CO. 18
                                      HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS AFTER 2-11 AT 2423 W. 14TH ST.

NOVEMBER 7, 1959 – CAPTAIN THOMAS P. BROWN OF ENGINE CO. 36
                                      BLOWN OFF LADDER BY EXPLOSION AT 2327 W. JACKSON WHILE ACTING AS 
                                      BATTALION CHIEF 15
                                      ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 8, 1916 – BATTALION CHIEF 11 MARTIN LACEY OF TRUCK CO. 18
                                      RIG ACCIDENT AT ROOT & HALSTED WHILE RESPONDING
                                      ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 9, 1919 – TRUCKMAN JOHN BURKE OF TRUCK CO. 14 
                                      COLLAPSED FLOOR AT 4-11 WAREHOUSE FIRE 1510 S. NEWBERRY
                                      ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 11, 1951 – FIREMAN EDWARD SHERIDAN OF ENGINE CO. 58
                                        DIED IN QUARTERS

NOVEMBER 11, 1960 – FIREMAN ROBERT ARP OF TRUCK CO. 29
                                        COLLAPSED WHILE WORKING AT (BOX # 5285) 4748 W. RACE

NOVEMBER 11, 2012 – FIREFIGHTER WALTER PATMON JR., (BADGE # 2206) OF TRUCK CO. 40
                                        EXPERIENCED CHEST PAINS IN QUARTERS AFTER RETURNING FROM A FIRE
                                        AT 1520 W. 99TH ST.  DIED AT LITTLE COMPANY OF MARY HOSPITAL.
                                        __________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 12, 1973 – EMT JESSE EDWARDS OF AMBULANCE CO. 38
                                        HIT BY CAR AT 63RD & WOODLAWN EDWARDS, BYSTANDER AND PATIENT WERE 
                                        ALL KILLED
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 13, 1904 – PIPEMAN WILLIAM E. CLEARY OF ENGINE CO. 10
                                        FELL DOWN HATCH ON BURNING STEAMBOAT GORDON CAMPBELL

NOVEMBER 13, 1921 – PIPEMAN GUST SEBAN OF SQUAD CO. 9
                                        RIG ACCIDENT WHILE RESPONDING
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 14, 1877 – PIPEMAN JOHN O’ROURKE OF ENGINE CO. 6
                                        WATER TANK FELL AT MARSHALL FIELDS FIRE

NOVEMBER 14, 1877 – PIPEMAN CHARLES DUDLEY OF ENGINE CO. 17
                                        SUFFOCATED ON 5TH FLOOR AT MARSHALL FIELDS FIRE
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 15, 1959 – LIEUTENANT GERALD McGRATH OF ENGINE CO. 95
                                        FELL OFF LADDER ON INSPECTION AND HAD HEART ATTACK IN HOSPITAL  

NOVEMBER 15, 2004 – FIREFIGHTER PATRICK J. CRAMER (BADGE # 2891) OF ENGINE CO. 64 
                                        HOMETOWN HERO
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 16, 1924 – CAPTAIN PETER CHRISTENSON OF SQUAD CO. 9
                                        RIG ACCIDENT WHILE RESPONDING
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 17, 1924 – FIREMAN THOMAS RYAN OF SQUAD CO. 9
                                        RIG ACCIDENT WHILE RESPONDING

NOVEMBER 17, 1934 – BATTALION CHIEF 7 THOMAS ANDERSON OF ENGINE CO. 18
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK IN ENGINE 18’S QUARTERS AFTER 2-11 AT 2423 W. 14TH STREET
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 20, 1919 – PIPEMAN JOHN HALPIN OF SQUAD CO. 9
                                        INJURED AT A FIRE 3452 S. WOOD
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 21, 1918 – LIEUTENANT MAURICE O’DEA OF ENGINE CO. 63
                                        FELL DOWN POLE HOLE
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 22, 1962 – FIREMAN FRANCIS LUX (BADGE # 504) OF TRUCK CO. 42
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS

NOVEMBER 22, 1976 – FIREFIGHTER WALTER WATROBA (BADGE # 3044) OF ENGINE CO. 13
                                        RIGHT LEG AMPUTATED AT 5-11 AFTER COAL CONVEYOR COLLAPSED ON ROOF OF FISK
                                        PLANT AT 1111 W. CERMAK
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 23, 1895 – LIEUTENANT PATRICK J. O’DONNELL OF ENGINE CO. 2
                                        FLOOR COLLAPSED AT 330 S. FRANKLIN

NOVEMBER 23, 1895 – PIPEMAN MARTIN SHERRECK OF ENGINE CO. 2
                                        FLOOR COLLAPSED AT 330 S. FRANKLIN

NOVEMBER 23, 1895 – PIPEMAN THOMAS J. PRENDERGAST OF ENGINE CO. 2
                                        FLOOR COLLAPSED AT 330 S. FRANKLIN

NOVEMBER 23, 1895 – PIPEMAN JOHN DOWNS OF ENGINE CO. 2
                                        FLOOR COLLAPSED AT 330 S. FRANKLIN
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 24, 1906 – DRIVER HENRY B. BAKER OF ENGINE CO. 80
                                        ASPHYXIATED WORKING AT LEHIGH COAL CO. AT 100TH ST. & CALUMET RIVER

NOVEMBER 24, 1954 – ENGINEER WALTER SCHIELKE OF ENGINE CO. 120
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK WHILE WORKING AT LORING SCHOOL FIRE 10550 LONGWOOD

NOVEMBER 24, 1954 – FIREMAN HAROLD D. DEKOKER OF ENGINE CO. 62
                                        RIG ACCIDENT AT 111TH & HALSTED RESPONDING TO LORING SCHOOL FIRE

NOVEMBER 24, 1954 – FIREMAN STEPHEN KADAR OF ENGINE CO. 62
                                        RIG ACCIDENT AT 111TH & HALSTED RESPONDING TO LORING SCHOOL FIRE

NOVEMBER 24, 1993 – CANDIDATE STEVEN McNAMEE (BADGE # 712) QUINN FIRE ACADEMY
                                        SUFFERED HEAD INJURY FROM FAILED EQUIPMENT
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 26, 1899 – ASSISTANT ENGINEER EDWARD S. JENNINGS OF ENGINE CO. 15
                                        DUTY DEATH FROM A STOMACH TUMOR AS A RESULT FROM A WORK INJURY

NOVEMBER 26, 1982 – FIREFIGHTER GEORGE RYDBERG (BADGE # 2961) OF TRUCK CO. 17
                                        DUTY DISABILITY SINCE DECEMBER 1, 1973
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 27, 1931 – FIREMAN CHARLES UNRATH OF ENGINE CO. 12 / AMBULANCE CO. 2
                                        ACCIDENT ON WARREN & PAULINA AFTER REMOVING A VICTIM
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 28, 1959 – FIREMAN THOMAS M. CARROLL OF ENGINE CO. 82
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK AT FIRE 9709 S. LaSALLE
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 29, 1951 – CAPTAIN WALTER MULVIHILL OF ENGINE CO. 108
                                        INJURED AT FIRE 4710 N. HARDING
                                        ___________________________________________________________

NOVEMBER 30, 1952 – FIREMAN JOHN CARPENTER OF ENGINE CO. 115
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS
                                        ___________________________________________________________





​DECEMBER
DECEMBER 2, 1921 – PIPEMAN JAMES ENGLISH OF ENGINE CO. 32
                                      RIG ACCIDENT WHILE RESPONDING

DECEMBER 2, 1925 – ENGINEER WILBUR MADDEN OF ENGINE CO. 22
                                      HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS AFTER A FIRE AT FULLERTON & SOUTHPORT

DECEMBER 2, 1925 – FIREMAN STEPHEN FOLEY OF SQUAD CO. 6
                                      ELECTROCUTED AT A FIRE 2362 MILWAUKEE

DECEMBER 2, 1997 – ASSISTANT DEPUTY FIRE COMMISSIONER JESSIE F. STEWART FROM HEADQUARTERS
                                      CAR ACCIDENT RESPONDING TO 2-11 AT 2447 W. NORTH AVE ON FEBRUARY 3, 1985
                                      ___________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 3, 1966 – FIREMAN BENJAMIN MARTIN (BADGE # 3825) OF TRUCK CO. 46
                                      DUTY DISABILITY SINCE OCTOBER 16, 1963
                                      ___________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 4, 1899 – PIPEMAN JOHN BOHANAN OF ENGINE CO. 7
                                      FALLING WALL AT A FIRE 21ST PL. & THROOP
                                      ___________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 6, 1910 – PIPEMAN MICHAEL RUSSELL OF ENGINE CO. 36
                                      FELL THROUGH POLE HOLE AND SUFFERED INTERNAL HEMORRHAGE

DECEMBER 6, 1932 – FIREMAN PATRICK WINDLE OF TRUCK CO. 50
                                      HEART ATTACK AT THE DRILL SCHOOL FROM OVEREXERTION
                                      __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 8, 1965 – FIREMAN ANTHONY KARBOWSKI (BADGE # 2003) OF ENGINE CO. 86
                                      HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS
                                      ___________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 9, 1885 – PIPEMAN EDWARD CUDMORE OF ENGINE CO. 11
                                      FALLING WALL AT CRIBBEN & SEXTON WAREHOUSE FIRE

DECEMBER 9, 1949 – FIREMAN HARRY LEMM OF TRUCK CO. 47
                                      SMOKE INHALATION AT 6238 MAGNOLIA 
                                      __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 10, 1968 – FIREFIGHTER GARY DESCHER (BADGE # 2086) OF TRUCK CO. 38
                                        ROOF COLLAPSE AT 5-11 AND 2 SPECIALS (BOX # 5133)  2718 N. SPAULDING
                                       __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 13, 1964 – FIREMAN JOSEPH CARONE (BADGE # 532) OF TRUCK CO. 31
                                        FLOOR COLLAPSED AT 4-11 FIRE AT 224 W. ILLINOIS AT UNITED CRAYON CO.
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 14, 1954 – BATTALION CHIEF 23 BERNARD FARMER OF ENGINE CO. 67
                                        STROKE IN QUARTERS AFTER RETURNING FROM A FIRE

DECEMBER 14, 2015 - FIREFIGHTER PARAMEDIC DANIEL CAPUANO (BADGE # 1676) OF TOWER LADDER 34
                                       FELL FROM SECOND FLOOR ON STILL & BOX AT 9213 S. BALTIMORE AVE. 
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 15, 1898 – LIEUTENANT MATTHIAS MEYER OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        SOUTH WALL COLLAPSED PALACE LIVERY FIRE 3154 S. COTTAGE GROVE

DECEMBER 15, 1898 – TRUCKMAN PATRICK AHERN OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        SOUTH WALL COLLAPSED PALACE LIVERY FIRE 3154 S. COTTAGE GROVE

DECEMBER 15, 1900 – PILOT JAMES TOBIN OF ENGINE CO. 41
                                        DROWNED IN SAMPSON SLIP
                                       __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 16, 1898 – TRUCKMAN THOMAS DILLON OF TRUCK CO. 4
                                        SOUTH WALL COLLAPSED PALACE LIVERY FIRE 3154 S. COTTAGE GROVE

DECEMBER 16, 1977 – FIREFIGHTER JAMES M. SMITH (BADGE # 3840) OF ENGINE CO. 75
                                        FELL OFF ENGINE 93 WHILE RESPONDING TO 104TH & HARVARD
                                       __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 17, 1877 – LIEUTENANT JOHN SCHARRENBERG OF ENGINE CO. 6
                                        DIED FROM INJURIES AT MARSHALL FIELDS FIRE ON NOVEMBER 14

DECEMBER 17, 1919 – TRUCKMAN JOHN BAYNES OF TRUCK CO. 22
                                        INJURED AT A FIRE

DECEMBER 17, 1953 – CAPTAIN NICHOLAS SCHMIDT OF ENGINE CO. 107
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 3-11 (BOX # 486) RELIANCE HOTEL 1702 W. MADISON

DECEMBER 17, 1953 – FIREMAN JOHN JAROSE OF ENGINE CO. 31
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 3-11 (BOX # 486) RELIANCE HOTEL 1702 W. MADISON

DECEMBER 17, 1953 – FIREMAN ROBERT SCHAACK OF TRUCK CO. 19
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 3-11 (BOX # 486) RELIANCE HOTEL 1702 W. MADISON

DECEMBER 17, 1953 – FIREMAN GEORGE MALIK OF ENGINE CO. 34
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 3-11 (BOX # 486) RELIANCE HOTEL 1702 W. MADISON

DECEMBER 17, 1953 – FIREMAN ROBERT JORDAN OF TRUCK CO. 2
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 3-11 (BOX # 486) RELIANCE HOTEL 1702 W. MADISON
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 19, 1898 – DIVER EDWARD L. CREMIEUX OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        SOUTH WALL COLLAPSED PALACE LIVERY FIRE 3154 S. COTTAGE GROVE

DECEMBER 19, 1905 – LIEUTENANT HENRY BASSETT OF ENGINE CO. 96
                                        FALLING WALL AT 1309 PARK STREET
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 21, 1996 – FIREFIGHTER STANLEY SCOTT OF ENGINE CO. 47
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK AT A GARAGE FIRE 6116 S. ABERDEEN
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – CHIEF FIRE MARSHALL JAMES J. HORAN
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – 2ND ASST. FIRE MARSHALL WILLIAM J. BURROUGHS OF HEADQUARTERS
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – CAPTAIN PATRICK E. COLLINS OF ENGINE CO. 59
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7 
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – CAPTAIN DENNIS DOYLE OF ENGINE CO. 39
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162)MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7 
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – LIEUTENANT WILLIAM G. STURM OF ENGINE CO. 64
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – LIEUTENANT HERMAN G. BRANDENBERG OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                             WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
​                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – LIEUTENANT JAMES J. FITZGERALD OF ENGINE CO. 23
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162)MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7 
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – LIEUTENANT EDWARD J. DANIS OF ENGINE CO. 61
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162)MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – TRUCKMAN NICHOLAS D. DOYLE OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – TRUCKMAN EDWARD D. SCHONSETT OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – TRUCKMAN ALBERT J. MORIARTY OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – TRUCKMAN MICHAEL F. McINERNEY OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – TRUCKMAN PETER J. POWERS OF TRUCK CO. 11
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – TRUCKMAN CHARLES N. MOORE OF TRUCK CO. 18 
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 - TRUCKMAN NICHOLAS CRANE OF TRUCK CO. 18
                                       WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                       NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – PIPEMAN THOMAS J. COSTELLO OF ENGINE CO. 29
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – PIPEMAN FRANK W. WALTERS OF ENGINE CO. 59
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – PIPEMAN GEORGE F. MURAWSKI OF ENGINE CO. 49
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – PIPEMAN GEORGE E. ENTHOF OF ENGINE CO. 23
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1910 – DRIVER WILLIAM F. WEBER OF ENGINE CO. 59
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 22, 1952 – FIREMAN PATRICK ROCHFORD OF ENGINE CO. 82
                                        HAD A HEART ATTACK IN QUARTERS

DECEMBER 22, 1960 – BATTALION CHIEF 10 MICHAEL LYNCH OF ENGINE CO. 19
                                        FELL THROUGH POLE HOLE RESPONDING TO 3603 S. PRAIRIE

DECEMBER 22, 1989 – FIREFIGHTER KELVIN ANDERSON (BADGE # 3753) OF ENGINE CO. 107
                                        ROOF COLLAPSE AT 3-11 ROSE OF SHARON CHURCH 2950 W. HARRISON

DECEMBER 22, 2010 – FIREFIGHTER EDWARD STRINGER (BADGE # 4100) OF ENGINE CO. 63
                                        WALL COLLAPSE AT 3-11 (BOX # 128678) AT 1744 E. 75TH ST.  

DECEMBER 22, 2010 – FIREFIGHTER EMT COREY ANKUM (BADGE # 6057) OF TOWER LADDER 34
                                        WALL COLLAPSE AT 3-11 (BOX # 128678) AT 1744 E. 75TH ST.
                                        _________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 23, 1910 – CAPTAIN ALEXANDER D. LANNON OF ENGINE CO. 50
                                        WALL COLLAPSED AT 4-11 & 7 SPECIALS (BOX # 2162) MORRIS WAREHOUSE #7
                                        NORTHWEST CORNER OF 44TH & LOOMIS

DECEMBER 23, 2000 – LIEUTENANT SCOTT P. GILLEN (BADGE # 460) OF TRUCK CO. 27
                                        HIT BY DRUNK DRIVER AT 115TH & BISHOP FORD EXPRESSWAY
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 24, 1919 – PIPEMAN JOHN DeBREAU OF SQUAD CO. 5
                                        DIED WHILE RESPONDING TO AN ALARM

DECEMBER 24, 1943 – FIREMAN LOUIS KAHLER OF ENGINE CO. 14
                                        LADDER BROKE AT 2-11 AT 26 E. BELLEVUE PLACE
                                        _________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 25, 1965 – FIREMAN WILLIAM G. HUERTA (BADGE # 686) OF ENGINE CO. 112
                                        FELL FROM 3RD FLOOR AT 947 W. IRVING PARK RD.
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 27, 1941 – FIREMAN JAMES F. GROGAN OF ENGINE CO. 23
                                        FELL OFF LADDER AND BROKE NECK AT 2125 BLUE ISLAND
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 28, 1914 – CAPTAIN EDWARD P. PHELAN OF TRUCK CO. 29
                                        COLLISION WITH STREET CAR AT WALLER & LAKE ST.
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 29, 1948 – FIREMAN JAMES DALY OF ENGINE CO. 116
                                        INJURED AT 3-11 AT 4600 S. PAULINA
                                        __________________________________________________________

DECEMBER 31, 1867 – PIPEMAN SAMUEL CUNNINGHAM
                                        UNKNOWN CAUSE – 28 YRS. OLD

DECEMBER 31, 1904 – CAPTAIN PAUL B. DITT OF ENGINE CO. 67
                                        FALLING WALL AT 3859 WEST END AVE.

DECEMBER 31, 1904 – LIEUTENANT JOHN F. PYNE OF ENGINE CO. 67
                                               FALLING WALL AT 3859 WEST END AVE.
                                        __________________________________________________________

NO LINE OF DUTY DEATH FOR THAT YEAR = IN RED         


         1857  1858  1859  1860  1861  1862  1863  1864  1865  1866  1867  1868  1869 

         1870  1871  1872  1873  1874  1875  1876  1877  1878  1879  1880  1881  1882

         1883  1884  1885  1886  1887  1888  1889  1890  1891  1892  1893  1894  1895

         1896  1897  1898  1899  1900  1901  1902  1903  1904  1905  1906  1907  1908

         1909  1910  1911  1912  1913  1914  1915  1916  1917  1918  1919  1920  1921

         1922  1923  1924  1925  1926  1927  1928  1929  1930  1931  1932  1933  1934 

         1935  1936  1937  1938  1939  1940  1941  1942  1943  1944  1945  1946  1947 

         1948  1949  1950  1951  1952  1953  1954  1955  1956  1957  1958  1959  1960

         1961  1962  1963  1964  1965  1966  1967  1968  1969  1970  1971  1972  1973

         1974  1975  1976  1977  1978  1979  1980  1981  1982  1983  1984  1985  1986

         1987  1988  1989  1990  1991  1992  1993  1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999

         2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  2012 

         2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  2018


            TOTAL LODD BY RANK                 TOTAL LODD BY MONTH  

        Pipeman = 79                                          January = 69
       Truckman = 36                                         February = 39
        Fireman/Firefighter = 250                      March = 39
        Driver = 20                                               April = 68
        Candidate = 5                                          May = 41
        Pilot = 4                                                   June = 44 
        Volunteer = 1                                          July =  45   
        Engineer = 17                                          August = 38
        Foreman = 1                                            September = 32
        Lieutenant = 75                                       October =  52   
        Captain = 59                                            November = 41
        Battalion Chief = 19                                December =  66
        Ambulance = 1
        Veterinarian = 1                                       Total = 574
        Chief Fire Marshal = 1     
        Deputy Fire Marshal = 2 
        Division Marshal = 2
        2nd Asst. Fire Marshal =     
        2nd Deputy = 1
        Asst. Deputy Fire Commissioner = 1