Line of Duty Deaths Database

James H. Carrington
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Name
James H. Carrington
Local
L0255, Calgary
Gender
Male
Age
84
District
06
Occupation
Division Chief
Type of Duty
Unknown
Fatal Injury Cause
Contact/Exposure - Contact/Exposure: Insuffient Info
Nature of Fatal Injury
Cancer - Leukemia
Date of Death
11/24/2008
Year Placed On Wall
2010
Multiple Line of Duty Incident
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No information available
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Biographical Comments
Jim was born in Calgary, where he lived his entire life except for time spent in the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II. After leaving the Navy, he joined the Calgary Fire Department and rose to the rank of Division Chief. He was talented at sports, and was an active member of the Naval Reserve, RNA Club, and the Royal Canadian Legion.
(Submitted by the Carrington Family for the 2010 Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial)
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