|Agency||Bloomington Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||1/9/1919|
|Cause of Death||Contact/Exposure|
|Nature of Death||Pneumonia|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Search and rescue operations|
On January 9, 1919, Bloomington Fire Department firefighter Leonard Elliott died in the line of duty while performing duties at the Newmarket fire on December 25, 1918.
Elliott caught pneumonia as a result of his duties at the Newmarket fire and died a week after the fire.
Elliot had been a member of the fire department for ten months at the time of his death.
“Death Claims Leonard F. Elliot, City Fireman,” The Pantagraph, January 10, 1919.