The following firemen gave their all to the State of Delaware and to the Fire Service.   Their names are etched on the Firemen's Monument on Silver Lake in Dover, Delaware.   I pay tribute here to my brother firefighters who gave their all to the Delaware Fire Service!

     

" Firemen's Monument "


If anyone has additional information about any of these " Delaware Heros "

Please contact me via email and I will quickly update their information.  ( russpickde@comcast.net )


( Listed Alphabetically by Last Name )

( Link's are noted in " blue " lettering )



Edward Clyde Ainsworth, Jr.

Cranston Heights Fire Company

January 15, 1926

Place of Interment:
White Clay Creek Church Cemetery
Newark, Delaware

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For his online memorial !



Arthur W. Boyles

Volunteer Hose Company

November 6, 1959

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Blankenship
Arnold Blankenship, III

Arnold Blankenship, III

Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company

June 10, 1972 - April 30, 2000

Place of Interment:
St. Johnstown Cemetery
Greenwood, Delaware

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For his online memorial !



Conaway
George T. Conaway, Jr

George T. Conaway, Jr

City Of Wilmington

July 22, 1978

Place of Interment:
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle, Delaware

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David Conly

Five Points Fire Company

February 22, 1948

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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For his online memorial



Oliver H. Courtney

City Of Wilmington

November 2, 1896

Place of Interment:
Chester Rural Cemetery
Chester, Pennsylvania

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For his online memorial



Crockett
Assistant Chief George T. Crockett

George T. Crockett

City Of Wilmington

August 3, 1923

Place of Interment:
Silverbrook Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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Charles E. Dill

Frederica Volunteer Fire Company

June 3, 1946 - April 12, 1980

Place of Interment:
Barratt's Chapel
Frederica, Delaware

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Patrick W. Dougherty

City Of Wilmington

March 21, 1904

Place of Interment:
Cathedral Cemtery
Wilmington, Delaware

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William T. Dougherty

City Of Wilmington

December 24, 1896

Place of Interment:
Saint Joseph on the Brandywine Cemetery
Greenville, Delaware

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evans
 Joseph Harold Evans 

Joseph Harold Evans

Bridgeville Volunteer Fire Company

July 1, 1944 - July 10, 2005

Place of Interment:
Bridgeville Cemetery
Bridgeville, Delaware

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Dewey Fortney

Marydel Volunteer Fire Company

Dates Unknown

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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William M. Foster

Five Points Fire Company

April 3, 1931

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Harold Foulk

City Of Wilmington

September 13, 1890

Place of Interment:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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evans
Charles Fullerton

Charles Fullerton

City Of Wilmington

August 12, 1950

Place of Interment:
Cathedral Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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James Goode, Jr.

City Of Wilmington

January 29, 1947 - June 19, 1990

Place of Interment:
Delaware Veteran's Cemetery
Bear, Delaware

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Jack Kridler Grafius

Cranston Heights Fire Company

March 1, 1931

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Graham
Robert H. Graham

Robert H. Graham

City Of Wilmington

May 12, 1939

Place of Interment:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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Haggerty
Daniel A. Haggerty

Daniel A. Haggerty

City Of Wilmington

June 11, 1929

Place of Interment:
Cathedral Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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George Haigh

Cranston Heights Fire Company

January 20, 1933

Place of Interment:
Kings Assembly of God Church Cemetery
Marshallton, Delaware

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David Hook

Cranston Heights Fire Company

January 15, 1926

Place of Interment:
Kings Assembly of God Church Cemetery
Marshallton, Delaware

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Franklin L. Hurley

Little Creek Volunteer Fire Company

January 3, 1965

Place of Interment:
Sharon Hills Memorial Park
Dover, Delaware

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Frank R. Kindell

City Of Wilmington
( January 28, 1867 - April 3, 1919 )

Place of Interment:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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For his online memorial



Kirlin
Michael J. Kirlin, Sr.

Michael J. Kirlin, Sr.

City Of Wilmington
( 1898 - December 27, 1955 )

Place of Interment:
Cathedral Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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Leroy C. Lewis, Jr.

Leroy C. Lewis, Jr.

Holloway Terrace Volunteer Fire Company, No. 1

April 23, 1933 - January 30, 1958

Place of Interment:
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle, Delaware

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Harry E. Mahan

Harry E. Mahan

Holloway Terrace Volunteer Fire Company, No. 1

April 12, 1969

Place of Interment:
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle, Delaware

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Daniel F. McGranary

Daniel F. McGranary

City Of Wilmington

December 23, 1945

Place of Interment:
Cathedral Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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William McNeal

City Of Wilmington
October 9, 1854 - October 8, 1896

Place of Interment:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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William Mills

Unknown

Died: Unknown

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Prince A. Mousley, Jr.

Prince A. "Al" Mousley, Jr.

City Of Wilmington

January 6, 1998

Place of Interment:
unknown

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Edward R. Naumann

Edward R. Naumann

Cranston Heights Fire Company

December 2, 1962

Place of Interment:
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle, Delaware

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M. Jack Northam

Laurel Fire Department

June 16, 1997

Place of Interment:
unknown

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Alfred Ogden

Cranston Heights Fire Company

January 15, 1926

Place of Interment:
Silverbrook Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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Edward Pappa
"Driving The Car"

Edward Pappa

City Of Wilmington

June 20, 1922

Place of Interment:
unknown

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Louis Alfred Rickards

Louis Alfred Rickards

Lewes Fire Department

March 30, 1946 - February 3, 2002

Place of Interment:
Bethel Methodist Cemetery
Lewes, Delaware

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Clifton M. Rogers

Georgetown Volunteer Fire Company

April 4, 1969

Place of Interment:
Union Cemetery
Georgetown, Delaware

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George Albert Rogerson

City Of Wilmington

January 26, 1868 - February 3, 1923

Place of Interment:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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George J. Sahma

Unknown

Died: Unknown

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Richard Schuyler

Felton Community Fire Company

August 3, 1971

Place of Interment:
Henlopen Memorial Park
Milton, Delaware

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Vernon Schuyler

Unknown

Died: Unknown

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Minos Edward Scott

Carlisle Fire Company

Died: Unknown

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Smith R. Simpkins

City Of Wilmington

February 10, 1918 - February 27, 1962

Place of Interment:
Greensboro Cemetery
Greensboro, Maryland

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 Michelle L. Newton Smith 

Michelle L. Newton Smith

Delaware City Fire Company, #1

December 29, 1978 - December 22, 2008

Place of Interment:
Odd Fellow's Cemetery
Smyrna, Delaware

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Wayne A. Steen, Sr.

Mill Creek Fire Company

September 26, 2001

Place of Interment:
Silverbrook Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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 Justin E. Townsend 

Justin E. Townsend

Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Department

December 11, 1994 - September 27, 2012

Place of Interment:
Dagsboro Redmen's Cemetery
Dagsboro, Delaware

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H. Thomas Tucker

Citizens' Hose Company, No. 1

June 12, 1962 - August 26, 1982

Place of Interment:
Glenwood Cemetery
Smyrna, Delaware

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Arthur A. Veal, Sr.

Arthur A. Veal, Sr.

City Of Wilmington

June 27, 1953

Place of Interment:
Silverbrook Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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John McCready Wadsley

City Of Wilmington

June 18, 1896 - November 12, 1938

Place of Interment:
Riverview Cemetery
Wilmington, Delaware

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William H. Webb

South Bowers Volunteer Fire Company

Died: Unknown

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Clifford Thomas Whaley

Laurel Fire Department

Apr. 26, 1977

Place of Interment:
Odd Fellow's Cemetery
Laurel, Delaware

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John J. Wilhelm, Sr.

Minquadale Fire Company

April 24, 1944

Place of Interment:
Unknown

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Russ Pickett

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Last update:
February 7, 2015