Fred Medley – the Firefighter

Virtual Tour of Ross Bay Cemetery
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14. Fred Medley – the Firefighter

To everyone who visits the cemetery he is known as Fred the Firefighter.

His tombstone is a bronze fire helmet resting on a cement pillow.

Fred was killed in 1925 while on duty as a Victoria Firefighter. His speeding firetruck overturned on an icy street and he was pinned underneath.