Memorial

Remembering
The
Fallen
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Killed fighting a fire at the home of Charles Cranz, on Prospect Street, Sept. 22, 1849. (Niagara Fire Co. No. 2)
David Miller
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Killed responding to a fire April 5, 1867.
Thomas Stein
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Died by electrocution Oct. 18, 1912, when a fire alarm line he was hanging came in contact with a high-tension wire.
Charles Platt
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Died of injuries while responding to an alarm on a horse-drawn wagon that was struck by a motorized fire truck Dec. 5, 1913
Fred R. Smith and Thomas Harris
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Died battling a fire at 1065 S. Main St. on June 27th, 1914. He was trapped under debris when the second floor collapsed.
Henry Von Luttervelt
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Killed when riding on the rear steps of a fire apparatus that was struck by a dump truck, throwing him to the ground, Nov. 25, 1936
Eddie Wolf
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Overcome by smoke and heat while fighting a fire on Washington Street on Nov. 9, 1943
Roy W. Smith
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Died while fighting a fire on Eighth Street Southwest on Dec. 16, 1952
Dwight Hinman
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Overcome by smoke and heat while fighting a fire at the former Brown Derby on East Market Street on Oct. 11, 1957
Ross E. Varner
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Fell from a fire apparatus while responding to a fire Oct. 28, 1960. (Engine 13)
Fred P. Yantis
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Died while attempting to rescue an occupant of a building on East Market Street on Nov. 19, 1965. (truck 2)
 Lawrence A. Labbe and John J. Nist
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Died while fighting a fire on North Howard Street on June 12, 1969
James F.A. Wise
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330
Local
Will
Never
Forget
Special Thanks To Doug King for assembling the information.
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