Firefighter Frank Buder

Photo of Firefighter Frank Buder
Last Call: Mon, Jun 28th, 1897
Date of Incident: Wed, Jun 23rd, 1897
Cause of Death: Horse Drawn Vehicle (Response)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 36

Survivors

His wife.

Incident

Firefighter Buder was driving Hose Reel #7 to an alarm at Ninth Street and Chouteau. As they responded, the reel struck an iron trolley pole at Eighteenth and Chouteau. Firefighter Buder was caught between the pole and the reel and suffered severe injuries. He died at his home several days later.

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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