Project Roll Call

Bernard Crump

Bernard Crump

  • Private
  • St. Louis Fire Department
  • Missouri
  • Age: 29
  • Year of Death: 1952

Private Crump, of the St. Louis Fire Department, died after Engine 17 and Hook and Ladder 9 collided at Vandeventer and Easton while responding to an alarm. The accident also claimed the lives of Privates William Grady and Clarence Paschang.


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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