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John Clark
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1869
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1902
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Dallas Fire Fighter killed in the Line of Duty, at Haskell Ave. and Simpson St. Fire. Mr. Clark was not married.

He was the first known Dallas Fire Fighter to die in the Line of Duty.

The Firemen's Monument located at The Dallas Fire Training Center on Dolphin Road in Dallas has his likeness represented at its Pinnacle. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Polk Clark (1846 - 1924)
  Rachel Sargent Clark (1848 - 1927)
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie Alice Clark (1867 - 1933)*
  John Clark (1869 - 1902)
  Clara B Clark (1873 - 1965)*
  Joseph Toliver Clark (1876 - 1945)*
  Thomas Andrew Clark (1879 - 1958)*
  Jessie Pearl Clark Garrett (1882 - 1971)*
  Bess Clark West (1886 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 6, Lot 16 SE 1/2, Grave 2
GPS (lat/lon): 32.76373, -96.7578
 
Created by: Tom White
Record added: Apr 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109651126
John Clark
Added by: Tom White
 
John Clark
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John Clark
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with honorhttp://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/Dallas-Firefighters-Honor-Fallen-at-Newly-Discovered-Graves-209799181.html
- Chilton, Diane
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013

- Texas Roots
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013
Just read an article this morning about Mr. Clark. I will be looking forward to visiting your gravesite soon. Rest in Peace.
- JLM
 Added: Jun. 2, 2013
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