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Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name Clarence Christensen
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Driver
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range [Unknown]
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 6/8/1917
Cause of Death Vehicle collision
Nature of Death Trauma
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty Emergency vehicle operations , Responding to/returning from incident

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 6/8/1917
Incident Location [Unknown]
Incident Attribute [Not applicable]

Incident Summary

On June 8, 1917, Chicago Fire Department Driver Clarence Christensen of Engine Company No. 3, died in the line of duty after the rig he was riding in hit a streetcar while responding to a fire.


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