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Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name Frank Hohenadel
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Lieutenant
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range [Unknown]
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 10/30/1894
Cause of Death Struck by 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 10/30/1894
Incident Location Street/Road
Incident Attribute Traffic accidents

Incident Summary

On October 30, 1894, Lieutenant Frank Hohenadel of Engine Company No. 62 of the Chicago Fire Department died falling from the engine he was riding on the way to his home on 106th and Pitt Street.

Hohenadel became a member of the Department in 1888 and was made Lieutenant in 1891.

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