Maurice Gates

Maurice Gates (HM8FP)

Location: Columbus, OH 43222 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.53', W 83° 1.775'

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Dedicated to
the memory of firefighter
Maurice Gates
October 3, 1960 - September 15, 1982

A resident of Franklinton, he joined the Columbus Division of Fire on March 16, 1981 and was assigned to E10, 3 Unit. On September 15, 1982 he answered his last alarm while fighting a warehouse fire at 144 S. Glenwood Ave. The City of Columbus and the Franklinton Community are eternally grateful for his supreme sacrifice.

Died in the line of duty fighting a 2 alarm blaze September 15, 1982
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HM NumberHM8FP
Series This marker is part of the More Than Words series
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Year Placed2008
Placed ByFranklinton Community and Fellow Firefighters
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 11:58am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 326644 N 4425160
Decimal Degrees39.95883333, -83.02958333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.53', W 83° 1.775'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 31.80" N, 83° 1' 46.50" W
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Area Code(s)614
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1084-1116 National Rd SW, Columbus OH 43222, US
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