Chief Ben Dillon

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Last Call: Sun, Dec 26th, 1909
Date of Incident: Tue, Dec 21st, 1909
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Service Time: 18 years
Age: 43


Chief Ben Dillion's automobile flipped over at 9th & Jefferson while responding to an alarm. Dillion was the only Louisville Fire Chief to die in the line of duty as of this day.


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