Project Roll Call

John Winney

  • Pipeman
  • Milwaukee Fire Department
  • Wisconsin
  • Year of Death: 1894

Pipeman John Winney of the Milwaukee Fire Department died in a collapse during a fire at the Davidson Theatre on April 9, 1894.


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.