Captain Edward Early

Photo of Captain Edward Early
Last Call: Sun, Sep 15th, 1889
Cause of Death: Structural Collapse
Service Time: 30 years
Age: Not Known

Incident

On September 15th, 1889 Capt. Edward Early along with 4 other firefighters lost their lives while fighting a fire at 6th & Main involving Bamberger, Bloom & Co.'s Store and adjoining buildings.

This occurred at Fire Alarm Box 48, known as Fatal 48.

Agency

Louisville Fire Department
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1135 West Jefferson Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40203
(502) 574-3701
Chief Gregory Frederick

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