Line of Duty Deaths

Monroe Seitz1928Reisterstown VFCAuto Fire-Gas tank explosion
John D. Kane1933
Ellwood Hicks1933Hereford VFCVehicle Accident
Clarence Almony1933Hereford VFCVehicle Accident
S. Howard Miller1940Hereford VFC
Linwood P. BrookhartMarch 9, 1941BCoFD Station 1- TowsonVehicle Accident
Clyde Hedrick1951Maryland Line VFCStruck by vehicle at incident
Carl S. DillFebruary 7, 1955BCoFD Station 4- CatonsvilleBuilding Fire- smoke/fire explosion
William J. MillerFebruary 7, 1955BCoFD Station 4- Catonsville

Building Fire- smoke/fire explosion

Clarence W. BeltSeptember 18, 1961BCoFD Station 1- TowsonHeart Attack
Joseph Smith1964Kingsville VFC
Robert E. Thomas1965Hereford VFC
Raymond E. Otto1968
Philip Watts1970Pikesville VFCVehicle Accident
Glenn S. MeekinsNovember 15, 1971

BCoFD- Fire Prevention


Vehicle Accident

Milton R. DeSombre1971Bowleys Quarters VFC

Drowned by rescue attempt

Charles E. Hopwood, Jr. 1971
Bowleys Quarters VFC
Drowned by rescue attempt
Douglass Mueller1971Cowenton VFC
Drowned by rescue attempt
Warren E. Shaffer1971Cowenton VFC
Drowned by rescue attempt
Richard W. OcheltreeJuly 27, 1973BCoFD Station 6- DundalkHeart Attack
Douglas L. GreenOctober 29, 1974BCoFD Station 19- GarrisonHeart Attack
Ray W. SmithSeptember 13, 1978BCoFD Station 6- DundalkHeart Attack
Ira D. JollymoreFebruary 9, 1979BCoFD Station7- EssexHeart Attack
Charles T. FriedelMarch 3, 1979BCoFD Station 15- EastviewHeart Attack
Joseph K. LudwigMarch 20, 1980BCoFD Station 13- WestviewHeart Attack
Thomas J. LevyJanuary 30, 1981BCoFD Station 8- FullertonHeart Attack
John W. Burch1981Lutherville VFCFall Injuries sustained while responding
Walter J. Bawroski, SrOctober 22, 1984BCoFD Station 6- DundalkBuilding Fire- smoke/fire exposure
James A. KimbelOctober 22, 1984BCoFD Station 6- DundalkBuilding Fire- smoke/fire exposure
Henry W. Rayner, JrOctober 22, 1984BCoFD Station 6- DundalkBuilding Fire- smoke/fire exposure
Albert C. Howard1988Cockeysvlle VFCFall injuries sustained on fire ground
Daniel J. Raskin1990Chestnut Ridge VFCFall injuries sustained on fire ground
Herbert B. Campbell1992Middle River VFCHeart Attack
Charles E. Weber, Sr.February 28, 1997Violetville VFCHeart Attack
Robert W. Humphrey2000Maryland Line VFCStruck by vehicle at incident



May 5, 2001BCoFD Station 1- TowsonCancer
Thomas F. BrownDecember 18, 2003BCoFD Station 6Heart Attack
Richard A. Jones2004Maryland Line VFCHeart Attack
Connie C. Bornman2004Middle River Vol Amb. & RescueHeart Attack
Jarrett D. Dixon2008BCoFD Station 5- HalethorpeHeart Attack
Brian Neville2008BCoFD Station 11- HillendaleSudden Cardiac Arrhythmia
Tom "TR" RiceJanuary 21, 2009BCoFD Station 1- Towson & Providence VFCPancreatic Cancer
Mark FalkenhamJanuary 19, 2011BCoFD- Retired & Lutherville VFCApartment Fire w/ Rescues- smoke/fire exposure
Gene Kirchner May 2, 2013Reisterstown VFCHouse Fire W/ Rescues
Robert Fogle III
May 30,2014
BCoFD - Station 2 Pikesville
Heart Attack Training