Firefighter Edward Born

Photo of Firefighter Edward Born
Last Call: Wed, Apr 13th, 1927
Date of Incident: Wed, Apr 13th, 1927
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Service Time: 5 years
Age: 35


Wife Kathryn and two young children.


Firefighter Born died after the fire engine that he was driving overturned while responding to a false alarm. He was transported to City Hospital where he died a short time later. Four other firefighters were injured in the accident. The pull box they were responding to had frequent false alarms pulled the past two weeks.


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