|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Age Range||46 to 50|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||10/30/1934|
|Cause of Death||Struck by vehicle|
|Nature of Death||Trauma|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Firefighting operations|
On October 30, 1934, Chicago Fire Department Firefighter Walter Rubin of Engine 26 died in the line of duty after he was struck by an automobile while fighting a fire at the intersection of Ohio Street and Kedzie Avenue. Rubin was transported to Franklin Boulevard Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
“Bus Hits Street Car; 4 Women, 3 Men Injured,” Chicago Daily Tribune, October 31, 1934.