Firefighter Frederick Vernon Barnard

Photo of Firefighter Frederick Vernon Barnard
Last Call: Wed, Feb 18th, 1959
Date of Incident: Wed, Feb 18th, 1959
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 30


His wife Lavina and two daughters, the youngest whom was eleven days old


While responding to a fire in a television cabinet factory, the pumper that Firefighter Barnard was driving collided with a flatbed truck. Firefighter Barnard was thrown from the truck and under the wheels of the flatbed. He was pronounced dead on his arrival at Deaconess Hospital. The accident also claimed the life of Firefighter Charles Hoffman and injured Firefighter Francis Titzer.


Evansville Fire Department
Evansville Fire Department Patch
550 Southeast 8th Street
Evansville, Indiana 47713-1786
(812) 867-6761
Chief Mike Connelly


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