|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Age Range||51 to 55|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||11/28/1959|
|Cause of Death||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death||Heart attack|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Firefighting operations|
On November 28, 1959, Chicago Fire Department Firefighter Thomas Carroll of Hook and Ladder 42, died from a fatal heart attack while fighting a small fire on S. LaSalle Street. He was transported to Roseland Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
“Fireman Dies at Fire,” Chicago Daily Tribune, November 29, 1959.