Project Roll Call

Constantine Kodz

  • Pilot
  • U.S. Forest Service
  • Arizona
  • Year of Death: 1961

Pilot Arthur Goodnow and fire spotter Corky Kodz were killed when their single-engine Cessna 180 “spotter plane” brushed wings with another “spotter plane” above a lightning fire burning on the rugged Mogollon Rim and plummeted into the forest.


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

  1. There are no memory wall messages for this firefighter.