Firefighter John Bancroft Martin

Photo of Firefighter John Bancroft Martin
Last Call: Sat, Oct 12th, 2019
Date of Incident: Sat, Oct 12th, 2019
Cause of Death: Duty-Related Illness
Service Time: 16 years
Age: 62


His wife Karen and daughter Courtney


Firefighter Martin died on October 12, 2019 after a long battle with occupational cancer.

In addition to his service with the Louisville Fire Department, he also served in the United States Air Force.


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


There is 1 tribute for Firefighter John Bancroft Martin.

Firefighter John Bancroft Martin
Left by Retired 911 Dispatcher Davis Martin on Thursday, September 30th, 2021

Remembering you my brother is easy, i do it everyday, Missing you is the hardest, With love, your baby brother Davis Martin