10/14/11 145 W, 5 I - + 4 - 1 Remembering Our Fallen Firefighters


As we turn our thoughts this weekend to the fallen members of the fire service and their families and peers for the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend, let's look back at those who gave all in Raleigh and Wake County. We've lost eight firefighters from five departments from five departments since 1956, in ranks from Firefighter to Asst. Chief, and from causes ranging from motor-vehicle accidents to heart attacks. Learn more about them.

Herman S. Jones
Raleigh Fire Department
January 22, 2008
      Norwood C. Massengill
Fairgrounds Fire Department
February 10, 1971
 
Larry W. Fanning
Garner Fire Department
August 2, 2006
    Paul. A. Mimms
Raleigh Fire Department
April 20, 1965
Todd A. Blanchard
Eastern Wake Fire Department
July 14, 2005
    Vernon L. Thompson
Cary Fire Department
June 16, 1960
 
Patrick J. Daughtery
Garner Fire Department
April 7, 1993
      Vernon J. Smith
Raleigh Fire Department
March 10, 1956






  
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