Private Thomas Maloney

Photo of Private Thomas Maloney
Last Call: Wed, Dec 27th, 1922
Date of Incident: Wed, Dec 27th, 1922
Cause of Death: Asphyxiation
Service Time: 5 years
Age: 27


His wife and 2 children


A fire at the LaPalma Cafeteria Building which took 4 hours to control injured several firefighters and killed Private Maloney. He was working on the upper floors when he was overcome by smoke and acid fumes. It took rescue efforts 20 minutes to locate him in the heavy smoke. He died en route to City Hospital.


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


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