Saint Louis Fire Department

Saint Louis Fire Department Patch
1421 North Jefferson Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63106
(314) 533-3406

About

The Saint Louis Fire Department has an authorized strength of 567 personnel and currently serves a population of approximately 317,419.

Fallen Heroes

169 Heroes have given their lives in the line of duty during the history of the Saint Louis Fire Department.

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Photo of Sylvester Dace
Firefighter
Sylvester Dace
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Heart Attack
Thu, Dec 22nd, 1938
Photo of Henry Clay Bowers
Firefighter
Henry Clay Bowers
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Heart Attack
Tue, Apr 26th, 1938
Photo of Steve Trzecki
Firefighter
Steve Trzecki
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Mon, Oct 25th, 1937
Photo of Frank Dunsford
Division Chief
Frank Dunsford
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Sat, Apr 3rd, 1937
Photo of Elmer Taber
Firefighter
Elmer Taber
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Structural Collapse
Mon, Feb 8th, 1937
Photo of Robert Hamilton
Firefighter
Robert Hamilton
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Heart Attack
Wed, Jan 13th, 1937
Photo of Fred D. Lauth
Firefighter
Fred D. Lauth
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Unknown
Thu, Jan 16th, 1936
Photo of Frank F. Kussman
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Exertion
Sat, Jan 4th, 1936
Photo of Melvin Kamer
Firefighter
Melvin Kamer
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Structural Collapse
Mon, Oct 7th, 1935
Photo of John Dressel
Firefighter
John Dressel
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Wed, Feb 6th, 1935
Photo of John F. Gavin
Captain
John F. Gavin
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Heart Attack
Tue, Apr 18th, 1933
Photo of Walter R. Beckman
Lieutenant
Walter R. Beckman
Saint Louis Fire Department (MO)
Exposure (Toxins)
Thu, Nov 12th, 1931