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Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name David Walsh
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Firefighter
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range [Unknown]
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 5/22/1938
Cause of Death Contact/Exposure
Nature of Death Asphyxiation
Attribute of Death Smoke inhalation
Type of Duty Firefighting operations

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 5/22/1938
Incident Location [Unknown]
Incident Attribute Fires

Incident Summary

On May 22, 1938, Chicago Fire Department Firefighter David Walsh died in the line of duty from smoke inhalation while fighting a fire at 3227 S. Kedzie. Walsh was a member of Engine Company No. 109.


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