Firefighter Nimrod Kay Kerley

Photo of Firefighter Nimrod Kay Kerley
Last Call: Tue, Jan 21st, 1896
Cause of Death: Structural Collapse
Service Time: 1 year
Age: 23

Survivors

His wife and three children.

Incident

While fighting a fire in the A.B. Aloe building at 415 Broadway, Firefighter Kerley died following a collapse. The collapse also killed Firefighters James Roddy and Owen Hines as well as Captain John Stanton. It also injured six other firefighters. Firefighter Kerley was assigned to Salvage Corps #1.

Agency

Saint Louis Fire Department Patch
1421 North Jefferson Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63106
(314) 533-3406
Chief Dennis M. Jenkerson

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