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The Dallas Fire-Rescue members listed on this page gave their lives serving the citizens of Dallas in their time of need.
Advances in technology, safety awareness and fire education have reduced the number of deaths over the years, of both citizens and firefighters. Dallas Fire-Rescue continues to attempt to reduce citizen deaths, with public awareness courses and installation of no-cost smoke detectors to the citizens of Dallas. Likewise, Dallas Fire-Rescue members now receive advanced training in emergency medicine, hazardous materials, airport rescue firefighting, high angle rope rescue, confined space rescue, all types of fire suppression, and safe driving techniques.
Where available, newspaper articles are provided detailing the circumstances of Dallas Firefighters deaths. The articles are provided for information purposes only.
2015 Dallas Fire-Rescue Memorial Service
The Dallas Fire-Rescue Department will commemorate Dallas Firefighters who have given their lives in the line of duty. A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 24, 2015, at the Dallas Fire- Rescue Training Academy, at 5000 Dolphin Road.
The program will begin at 10:00 a.m. and a reception will immediately follow.