Date added: 10 Mar 2016
Brigade: AFS - Beckenham
Died: 16 April 1941
Location Died: Courts Down Road, corner of Wickham Road, Beckenham, Kent
Cause of Death: Due to injuries caused by enemy action
Current Fire Authority: Kent
Fireman C Taylor awarded George Medal for his attempts to rescue other crew members. Beckenham Fire Station. Fragments of bomb that exploded close to towing vehicle pierced the petrol tank and enveloped the vehicle in flames.
Firemen R Beacon, D Chalmers and S Hudders also killed.