Firefighter James M. Smith

December 16, 1977

Written by 100Clubillinois

On November 24, 1977, Chicago Fire Department Firefighter James M. Smith of Engine 73 was fatally injured in the line of duty while responding to a fire.

Smith was thrown from Engine 73 at the intersection of 104th Street and Harvard Avenue, and he died from his injuries on December 16.

He was survived by his wife and stepdaughter.

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