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 William Sylvester Neville

William Sylvester Neville

Birth
Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 9 Dec 1936 (aged 39)
Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot SECTION 1, PLOT 16515
Memorial ID 2595269 · View Source
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Fireman William S. Neville of Engine 217 was overcome by smoke while fighting a stubborn fire in the 245th Coast Artillery Armory. National Guardsmen that were in the armory at the time battled the fire until the fire department arrived. Fireman Neville was given oxygen but to no avail. (From "The Last Alarm" by Boucher, Urbanowicz & Melahn, 2007)


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2595269
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Sylvester Neville (27 Sep 1897–9 Dec 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2595269, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .