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Firefighter Record

Firefighter Details

Name Timothy Clifford
Agency Chicago Fire Department
Rank Driver
Type of Firefighter Career
Age Range [Unknown]
Sex Male
Date of Birth 0/0/0
Date of Death 6/7/1899
Cause of Death Thrown from vehicle
Nature of Death Trauma
Attribute of Death [not applicable]
Type of Duty [Unknown]

Incident Details

Incident Name N/A
Incident City Chicago
Incident State IL
Incident Date 6/6/1899
Incident Location Street/Road
Incident Attribute Traffic accidents

Incident Summary

On June 7, 1899, Supply Driver Timothy Clifford of the Chicago Fire Department died from injuries received by falling from his wagon on June 6, 1899.

Clifford became a member of the Department November 28, 1874. He was survived by his wife and five children.


Obituary of Timothy Clifford, Chicago Daily Tribune, June 9, 1899.

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