Private Jasper Shipp

Photo of Private Jasper Shipp
Last Call: Sun, Jan 5th, 1919
Date of Incident: Sun, Jan 5th, 1919
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Service Time: 7 years
Age: 36


His wife Mary


While responding to a reported alarm, Hose Wagon #7 and the Salvage Corps apparatus collided at an intersection. Private Shipp of the Salvage Corps was transported to City Hospital where he died a few hours later.

The accident also took the lives of fellow Salvage Corp member Captain Edward Ankenbauer as well as Captain Clinton Lowe of Hose Wagon #7.


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