Captain John F. Gavin

Photo of Captain John F. Gavin
Last Call: Tue, Apr 18th, 1933
Date of Incident: Tue, Apr 18th, 1933
Cause of Death: Heart Attack
Service Time: 24 years
Age: 57


His wife Jessie, daughter Lenora, and son Chauncey


Captain Gavin collapsed while fighting a fire in a dwelling. He was transported to Christian Hospital where he died a short time later. Captain Gavin was assigned to Hook & Ladder #20.


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