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George F. Haigh, Sr.


George F. Haigh, Sr. is a Charter Member of the CHFCo. On January 20th 1933, he was Killed in the Line of Duty as a result of injuries he received after battling a house fire in the neighborhood of Brookland Terrace. At the time of his death, George F. Haigh, Sr. was the sitting President of the Cranston Heights Fire Company #1. George Haigh's name has been placed on the DVFA Firemen's Memorial located in Dover, Delaware. "The Monument is a recognition of the Firefighters of the State of Delaware who have lost their lives in the line of duty."