Firefighter James R. Welch

Photo of Firefighter James R. Welch
Last Call: Tue, May 6th, 1958
Date of Incident: Tue, May 6th, 1958
Cause of Death: Asphyxiation
Service Time: 16 years
Age: 38


Firefighter Welch was overcome by smoke while attempting a reported rescue at a residential fire.

He was found unconscious inside the home and could not be revived. The report that there was a need for rescue turned out to be false.


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555 North New Jersey Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
(317) 327-6041


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