Firefighter Ernest Fark

Photo of Firefighter Ernest Fark
Last Call: Sat, Dec 10th, 1949
Date of Incident: Sat, Dec 10th, 1949
Cause of Death: Not Known
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 54

Survivors

His wife Hattie.

Incident

While fighting a fire in the basement of a two-story apartment building, Firefighter Fark collapsed. Burned wires in which the insulation had been burnt away were causing flashes. One of these occurred near Firefighter Fark moments before he collapsed. He was transported to City Hospital where he died.

Firefighter Fark was assigned to Engine Company 24.

Agency

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

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