Evansville Fire Department

Evansville Fire Department Patch
550 Southeast 8th Street
Evansville, Indiana 47713-1786
(812) 867-6761
Chief Mike Connelly

Fallen Heroes

27 Heroes have given their lives in the line of duty during the history of the Evansville Fire Department.

Photo of Theodore "Ted" Lander
Firefighter
Theodore "Ted" Lander
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Unknown
Tue, Sep 17th, 1985
Photo of John Cosby Morrow
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Asphyxiation
Sat, Nov 20th, 1976
Photo of Roy R. Gibson
Firefighter
Roy R. Gibson
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Sat, Dec 14th, 1963
Photo of Malcolm "Jerry" Norman
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Structural Collapse
Fri, Jun 17th, 1960
Photo of Fred Barnard
Firefighter
Fred Barnard
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Wed, Feb 18th, 1959
Photo of Charles A. Hoffman
Firefighter
Charles A. Hoffman
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Wed, Feb 18th, 1959
Photo of Barrett J. Caldwell
Assistant Chief
Barrett J. Caldwell
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Heart Attack
Wed, Feb 23rd, 1955
Photo of Charles C. Youngblood
Assistant Chief
Charles C. Youngblood
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Thu, Nov 6th, 1947
Photo of Walter C. Becker
Assistant Chief
Walter C. Becker
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Heart Attack
Sat, Apr 24th, 1937
Photo of Ray Moutschka
Firefighter
Ray Moutschka
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Wed, Dec 25th, 1935
Photo of Andrew Gordon
Firefighter
Andrew Gordon
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Fri, Dec 23rd, 1927
Photo of Charles Watson
Firefighter
Charles Watson
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Tue, Jan 29th, 1924
Photo of James Overby
Captain
James Overby
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Mon, Jun 25th, 1923
Photo of Alex Thompson
Firefighter
Alex Thompson
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Mon, Jun 25th, 1923
Photo of James Clay
Firefighter
James Clay
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Fall (Accidental)
Thu, Mar 10th, 1921
Photo of John Evers
Firefighter
John Evers
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Electrocution
Wed, Jun 19th, 1918
Photo of Richard Knoll
Firefighter
Richard Knoll
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Wed, Mar 22nd, 1916
Photo of Moses Levy
Firefighter
Moses Levy
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Tue, Mar 21st, 1916
Photo of John Toelle
Captain
John Toelle
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Burns
Fri, Jul 14th, 1911
Photo of John Schnabel
Captain
John Schnabel
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Electrocution (Accidental)
Sun, Apr 23rd, 1911
Photo of Robert M. Snow
Firefighter
Robert M. Snow
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Fall (Accidental)
Mon, Aug 10th, 1908
Photo of John Strange
Firefighter
John Strange
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Heart Attack
Thu, Dec 6th, 1900
Photo of Gottlieb H. Surbeck
Firefighter
Gottlieb H. Surbeck
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Structural Collapse
Wed, Dec 5th, 1900
Photo of John R. Walsh
Engineer
John R. Walsh
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Horse Drawn Vehicle (Response)
Wed, Jan 18th, 1893
Photo of Frank Baumgartner
Firefighter
Frank Baumgartner
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Horse Drawn Vehicle (Response)
Tue, Jan 10th, 1893
Photo of Jacob Schweitzer
Firefighter
Jacob Schweitzer
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Structural Collapse
Wed, Aug 24th, 1881
Photo of John "Henry" Johnson
Evansville Fire Department (IN)
Unknown
Fri, Jun 17th, 1881