IFLODD: Firefighter Memorial

Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name Fred Wirtz
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Captain
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range 51 to 55
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 8/12/1980
Cause of Death Stress/Overexertion
Nature of Death Heart attack
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty [Unknown]

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 8/12/1980
Incident Location [Unknown]
Incident Attribute [Not applicable]

Incident Summary

On August 12, 1980, Chicago Fire Department Captain Fred Wirtz died in the line of duty after suffering a heart attack.

Wirtz was a Captain of the Air-Sea Rescue Unit.

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