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Firefighter Details

Name James Cordin
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Lieutenant
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range [Unknown]
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 4/1/1965
Cause of Death [Unknown]
Nature of Death [Unknown]
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty [Unknown]

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 2/1/1965
Incident Location [Unknown]
Incident Attribute [Not applicable]

Incident Summary

On April 1, 1965, Lieutenant James Cordin of the Chicago Fire Department died from a heart attack on March 19, 1965.

Lieutenant Cordin had retired from the Department a month before and was survived by his wife and two sons.

Citation:

Obituary of James Cordin, Chicago Tribune, April 23, 1965.


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