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Albert Alred
Born January 8, 1921 - Death March 14, 1944

Firefighter Alred died due to injuries he received while fighting a fire at the Harlan High School. Alred and fire department members from Harlan and Bell County were atop the gymnasium when heat and smoke overcame the group of men driving them close to the edge of the roof. Alred slipped and fell onto Clover Street. He was taken to the Harlan Hospital where he died two hours later from his injuries.

September 29, 2010 Albert Alred's name was added to the list of fallen firefighters on the Kentucky Fallen Firefighters Memorial located at Juniper Hills Park in the state capitol of Frankfort.



Kenneth H. Combs
Born 8-27-1933 - Death 10-14-1950

lost his life while responding to a fire call in the Highsplint community of Harlan County, firemen Combs was ridding on the side of the engine when an accident occurred that caused the engine to plunge off the road way causing the engine to rollover on Combs.



Ulysses S. Anderson (aka) Trap
Born November 5, 1899 Death October 8, 1978

Ulysses S. Anderson, well known as Trap, was a fireman for the City of Harlan for many years until his tragic death on October 8, 1978 when a fire claimed his life and burned Harlan City Hall