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Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name John DeBreau
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Firefighter
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range [Unknown]
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 12/24/1919
Cause of Death Thrown from vehicle
Nature of Death Trauma
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty Responding to/returning from incident

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 12/24/1919
Incident Location Street/Road
Incident Attribute Traffic accidents , False alarms

Incident Summary

On December 24, 1919, Fireman John DeBreau of Squad Company No. 5 of the Chicago Fire Department died as a result of injuries received while responding to a still alarm fire.

He became a member of the Department January 19, 1919.


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