• Charles Gander Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Charles Gander at the Springdale Cemetery in Peoria, Illinois.

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  • Bernard J. Manning

    Unknown

    This photograph shows Captain Bernard J. Manning of the Peoria Fire Department who died in the line of duty in 1900.

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  • Cassius Wonder Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Cassius Wonder at the Springdale Cemetery in Peoria, Illinois.

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  • Brian Hauk Gravesite, View 2

    Calvin Plumer

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Brian Hauk at Elmwood Cemetery in Elmwood, Illinois.

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  • Howard Strube at International Harvester Fire

    Canton Fire Department

    One month before his death on September 7, 1997, Firefighter Howard Strube was photographed during firefighting operations at the former International Harvester plant in Canton, Illinois.

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  • Howard Strube and Canton Fire Department visitor

    Canton Fire Department

    During his two years with the Canton Fire Department, Howard Strube enjoyed teaching fire safety to school groups during their visits to the fire station.

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  • Brian Hauk Gravesite, View 1

    Calvin Plumer

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Brian Hauk at Elmwood Cemetery in Elmwood, Illinois.

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  • Chester Mooberry Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Chester Mooberry at Wiley Cemetery in Colfax, Illinois.

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  • Proctor Hospital, Peoria, Illinois

    Unknown

    This photograph shows Proctor Hospital in Peoria. On September 21, 1910, Firefighter Clifford Wyles of the Peoria Fire Department was killed in the line of duty while responding to an alarm at the hos…

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  • Albert Jenkins Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Albert Jenkins at Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria, Illinois.

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  • Oral history interview with Mike Morrow, August 2, 2007

    Illinois Fire Service Institute

    Mike Morrow of the Peoria Fire Department discusses Peoria firefighter Vernon "Butch" Gudat who died in the line of duty on January 23, 1983. A full-text transcript of the interview is available at: h…

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  • Vernon "Butch" Gudat

    Unknown

    This photograph shows Captain Vernon "Butch" Gudat of the Peoria Fire Department who died in the line of duty in 1983.

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  • Raymond G. Ballow Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Raymond G. Ballow, Peoria Fire Department, in Bicknell, Indiana.

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  • Walter O'Connell Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Walter O'Connell at Springdale Cemetery in Peoria, Illinois.

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  • Vernon "Butch" Gudat with hat

    Unknown

    This photograph shows Captain Vernon "Butch" Gudat of the Peoria Fire Department who died in the line of duty in 1983.

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  • William Gorman Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of William Gorman at St. Mary's Cemetery in Peoria, Illinois.

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  • Thomas O'Conner Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Thomas O'Conner at St. Joseph Cemetery in West Peoria, Illinois

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  • Clifford Wyles Gravesite

    Marty Baker

    This photograph shows the gravesite of Clifford Wyles at Springdale Cemetery in Peoria, Illinois.

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  • Brimfield Fire Department

    Unknown

    This photograph, taken during the late 1950s, shows members of the Brimfield Volunteer Fire Department in front of the firehouse. The fire engine on the far left is the pumper truck Melvin Waldron was…

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  • Gus Lisey City Brewery, Peoria, Illinois

    Unknown

    This drawing is of the Gus Lisey City Brewery in Peoria, Illinois. In 1888, August Kirchoff of the Peoria Fire Department died in the line of duty while fighting a fire at the brewery.

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