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Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name Clarence Krump
Agency Chicago Fire Insurance Patrol
Rank Firefighter
Type of Firefighter Fire Patrol
Age Range 46 to 50
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 2/1/1948
Cause of Death Vehicle collision , Thrown from vehicle
Nature of Death Trauma
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty Responding to/returning from incident

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 1/29/1948
Incident Location Street/Road
Incident Attribute Traffic accidents

Incident Summary

On January 29, 1948, Clarence Krump of the Chicago Fire Insurance Patrol was fatally injured in the line of duty while responding to a fire alarm. Krump was thrown from Patrol 2 when it collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Canal Street and Roosevelt Road. He died from his injuries on February 1.


“Fire Patrol Member Dies of Injuries He Suffered in Crash” Chicago Daily Tribune, February 2, 1948.

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