|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||4/23/1949|
|Cause of Death||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death||Heart attack|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Firehouse duties|
On April 23, 1949, Fireman First Class Earl Hoff of Squad Company No. 5 of the Chicago Fire Department died after suffering from a heart attack while on duty at company headquarters on April 21, 1949.
Hoff became a member of the Department on April 14, 1936 and left behind a wife and two children.
Obituary of Earl Hoff, Chicago Daily Tribune, April 25, 1949.