|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||6/7/1896|
|Cause of Death||Fall|
|Nature of Death||Trauma|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Ladder operations , Training duties|
On June 7, 1896, Pipeman Cornelius Kerin of Engine Company No. 18 of the Chicago Fire Department died from injuries after falling from a pompier ladder while performing practice drills on May 29, 1896.
Kerin became a member of the Department July 1, 1888.