- Binghamton Fire Department
- New York
- Year of Death: 1938
Firefighter Henehan responded to an intense fire at Asylum Hill, Box 666 on October 26, 1937 at 6:52am. He received life-threatening injuries, and was bedridden for almost a year. Firefighter Joseph Henehan died at the Veterans’ Home in Bath, NY on October 31, 1938.
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.