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Last Name
Christensen Sr.
First Name
Arthur
Job Title
Engineer
Department
Green Bay F.D.
City
Green Bay
Date of Death
04/29/1945
BIO

Line of Duty Death, April 29, 1945.

Green Bay Fire Department member Arthur Christensen, Sr., succumbs to sarcoma. Firefighters are frequently exposed to numerous toxic chemicals in smoke, in spite of good equipment and practices. Hence, Christensen is considered a line-of-duty death.

Image from April 30, 1945 Green Bay Press-Gazette

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