*New_York_State_Firefighters_Memorial*

1880 - 1969


This personal web site is dedicated to all New York State firefighters
who have lost their lives in the the line of duty.


This memorial is a work in progress. Inscribed here are the names, departments, and counties of those brave New York firefighters who have made the ultimate sacrifice. The list begins in the current year, and each name is listed alphabetically for that year.
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1969


McFee, Donald E.             Mexico Fire Dept.                  Oswego


1968


Raynor, George D.            Westhampton Beach Fire Dept.       Suffolk
Suckow, Robert C.            West Sayville Fire Dept.           Suffolk


1967


Hosey, James S.              New York City Fire Dept.
Hunter, Tempest E.           Nanuet Fire Dept.                  Rockland


1966


Berry, John G.               New York City Fire Dept. 
Finley, John J.              New York City Fire Dept.
Galanaugh, James             New York City Fire Dept. 
Higgins, Walter J.           New York City Fire Dept.
Kaminsky, Rudolph            New York City Fire Dept.
Kelly, Joseph                New York City Fire Dept.
Lee, Carl                    New York City Fire Dept.
Mc Carron, William           New York City Fire Dept.
Priore, Joseph               New York City Fire Dept.
Reilly, Thomas J.            New York City Fire Dept.
Rey, Daniel L.               New York City Fire Dept.
Tepper, Bernard A.           New York City Fire Dept.


1965


Gagnier, Donald J.           Beekmantown Fire Dept.             Clinton
Hipple, James F.             New York City Fire Dept.
Schmuck, Leroy               Old Forge Fire Dept.               Herkimer
Snediker, Edward F.          New York City Fire Dept. 
Webber, Harry L.             Beekmantown Fire Dept.             Clinton


1964


Sax, Jerry G.                Kisatom Fire Dept.

1963


Fisher, Joseph               Lynnbrook Fire Dept.               Nassau
Koch, WIlliam                Lynnbrook Fire Dept.               Nassau
Moody, Peter                 Lynnbrook Fire Dept.               Nassau
Seymour, Burton T.           Ilion Fire Dept.                   Herkimer


1962


Hale, Charles F.             New York City Fire Dept. 
Sullivan, James M.           Binghamton Fire Dept.              Broome


1961


Bersig, Walter C.            New York City Fire Dept. 
Johns, Harold F.             Glens Falls City Fire Dept.            Warren


1960


Bell, Ignatius V.            New York City Fire Dept.
Cady, Paul R.                New York City Fire Dept.
Cosner, John C.              New York City Fire Dept.
Deney, Robert J.             New York City Fire Dept.
Gorry, William C.            Garden City Fire Dept.                  Nassau
Klein, Michael               New York City Fire Dept.
McDermott, John A.           New York City Fire Dept.
McQueenie, Dennis            New York City Fire Dept.
Sammon, Francis J.           New York City Fire Dept.
Schepis, Anthony             Averill Park & Sand Lake F.D.       Rensselaer  


1940 - 1959


Post, Frank, Sr.             1959      Hughsonville Fire Dept.       Dutchess
Brusanti, Louis J.           1958      New York City Fire Patrol
Devine, James F.             1958      New York City Fire Patrol
McGee, Michael G.            1958      New York City Fire Patrol
Tracy, Michael R.            1958      New York City Fire Patrol
Tully, Bernard F.            1957      New York City Fire Dept.
Caracciolo, Santo            1956      Long Beach Fire Dept.         Nassau
Eckerson, W. John            1956      Beukendaal Fire Dept.
Lucas, Carl H.               1955      Watertown Fire Dept.          Jefferson
Zapf, George C.              1955      New York City Fire Dept.
Fina, Thomas J.              1954      Saranac Lake Fire Dept.       Essex
Brady, Charles               1953      Albany Fire Dept.             Albany
Radigan, Packey              1952      New York City Fire Dept.
Gorry, Edward                1951      Garden City Fire Dept.        Nassau
LaMora, Clarence S.          1950      Watertown Fire Dept.          Jefferson
Dodge, Roy W.                1949      Buffalo Fire Dept.            Erie
Hill, Walter F.              1949      Wantaugh Fire Dept.           Nassau
Stenvall, Charles A., Jr.    1940      New York City Fire Dept.


1920 - 1939


Hitter, Thomas J.        1938     New York City Fire Dept.
Plunkett, Christopher J. 1938     New York City Fire Dept.
Carey, Peter A.          1937     Kingston Fire Dept.           Ulster
DeWitt, Preston L.       1937     Kingston Fire Dept.           Ulster
Finkle, Ferrill F.       1937     Kingston Fire Dept.           Ulster
Cosgrove, John H.        1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Daly, Peter A.           1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Finn, Thomas S.          1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Greene, James F.         1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Hardina, Louis           1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Hartnett, James          1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Maloney, Edward R.       1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Pratt, William L.        1932     New York City Fire Dept.
Ryf, Paul E. Jr.         1932     Franklin Square & Munson F.D. Nassau
Furey, Charles H.        1930     New York City Fire Dept.
Brainard, H. Clair       1925     Binghamton Fire Dept.         Broome
Daly, Patrick            1925     New York City Fire Dept.         
Bayard, George M.        1923     Cornwall Fire Dept.           Orange
Callmeyer, Frank         1920     New York City Fire Dept.         


1880 - 1919


Kolts, Louis A.,Jr.      1919      Kingston Fire Dept.           Ulster         
Walsh, William J.        1912      New York City Fire Dept.                         
Embler, Moses W.         1904      Newburgh City Fire Dept.      Orange
Marion, Dominick R.      1889      Buffalo Fire Dept.            Erie


"Lay me down beside cool waters,
and lay to rest my body sore.
Send the word out to my brothers,
the fire is down, let it burn no more."

Charles Ball
Fireman's Prayer


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