FF Daniel Henderson

Firefighter Daniel C. Henderson

Atlantic Hook and Ladder Company #1
Died July 29, 1943

Daniel C. Henderson, a member of Atlantic Hook and Ladder Company #1, died, while on duty, July 29, 1943.

Firefighter Henderson was directing traffic at the scene of a fire when he died from a heart attack. The day’s extreme heat was believed to have contributed to his death.

Firefighter Henderson was a well known contractor and carpenter in Port Washington.


Media Coverage:

Firemen Mourn Daniel Henderson Who Died at Fire