Project Roll Call

Bartholomew Herlihy

Bartholomew Herilhy

  • Firefighter
  • Brockton Fire Department
  • Massachusetts
  • Age: 45
  • Year of Death: 1941

On March 10, 1941, 12 Brockton firefighters were killed, while fighting a fire in the Strand Theater when the roof collapsed. Firefighter Bartholomew Herilhy passed away from injuries sustained during that fire on 3/12/1941.


This firefighter line of duty fatality occurred before the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial was built in Emmitsburg, Maryland. While this firefighter has not been officially honored at the Memorial site, there are plans to do so when resources are available.

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Memorial Wall

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