Neither cold nor darkness will deter good people
from hastening to the dreadful place to quench the flame.
They do it not for the sake of reward or fame,
but they have a reward in themselves and they love one another.
- Benjamin Franklin

Line of Duty Deaths

August 21, 1963

Mutual aid to Framingham from Center Coal Company Fire's Box 1314. The following firefighters lost their lives:
  • Chief Charles H. Moran  
  • Firefighter Norman E. Barry
  • Firefighter John Rebenacker


The station alarm went off and a motor vehicle accident occurred and took the life of:
  • Firefighter Edward Bessey