|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||9/13/1917|
|Cause of Death||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death||Heart attack|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Firefighting operations|
On September 13, 1917, Chicago Fire Department Captain Robert P. O’Connor of Engine 116 suffered a fatal heart attack while fighting a fire on West Garfield Street.
Funeral services for O’Connor were held at St. Leo’s Church on September 16, and he was interred at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Obituary of Robert P. O’Connor, Chicago Daily Tribune, September 14, 1917.