February 2nd in the FDNY

FF James W Kojac, Ladder 128. February 2nd, 1956

FF Kojac suffered a heart attack while operating at a 2 story row of taxpayers. The fire started in the delicatessen & spread to a meat market, real estate agency & children’s clothing shop. FF Kojac was taken to St Johns Hospital where he died several hours later. He was a 13 year veteran.

FF Walter Voight, TL-144. February 2nd, 2004

9/11 illness

Retired FF Ronald Svec, Ladder 82. February 2nd, 2018

9/11 Illness

Retired Lt Edward Meehan, TL-22. February 2nd, 2018

9/11 Illness

(Source: Photo: NYC Fire Museum)