|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||1/17/1899|
|Cause of Death||Thrown from vehicle|
|Nature of Death||Trauma|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Emergency vehicle operations , Responding to/returning from incident|
On July 17, 1899, Driver Berger Habel of Hook and Ladder Company No. 9 of the Chicago Fire Department died from injuries received by being thrown from an apparatus while responding to an alarm July 1, 1899.
Habel became a member of the Department September 21, 1892.