Firefighter Charles Ofenstein

Photo of Firefighter Charles Ofenstein
Last Call: Sun, Jan 22nd, 1911
Date of Incident: Sun, Jan 22nd, 1911
Cause of Death: Trauma (Accidental)
Service Time: 16 years
Age: 40


His wife Catherine and sons Carl and Robert.


While responding to a reported fire, Firefighter Ofenstein fell from the hose wagon that he was driving and was run over by the rear wheels. He was taken to a nearby doctor’s office where he died. The accident occurred at Hodiamont and Bartmer Avenues. Firefighter Ofenstein was assigned to Engine Company 48.


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