IFLODD: Firefighter Memorial

Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name Angelo Catania
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Firefighter
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range 51 to 55
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 4/7/1966
Cause of Death Stress/Overexertion
Nature of Death Heart attack
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty Training duties

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 4/7/1966
Incident Location Training ground
Incident Attribute [Not applicable]

Incident Summary

On April 7, 1966, Chicago Fire Department Firefighter Angelo F. Catania, a member of Engine 94, suffered a fatal heart attack while assigned to light duty at the department’s fire academy.


Obituary of Angelo F. Catania, Chicago Tribune, April 8, 1966.

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