Firefighter Joseph Wittgenstein

Photo of Firefighter Joseph Wittgenstein
Last Call: Mon, Feb 16th, 1920
Date of Incident: Mon, Feb 16th, 1920
Cause of Death: Fall (Accidental)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 26


Wife Bella and three children.


While working at a fire in a warehouse at the American Manufacturing Company at 1021 South Tenth Street, Firefighter Wittgenstein fell from a pile of Istle that was being used to make bags. Firefighter Wittgenstein, along with Firefighter William Egenriether died from injuries sustained in the fall.


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