Maurice Gates

Maurice Gates (HM8FP)

Location: Columbus, OH 43222 Franklin County
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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
HM NumberHM8FP
Series This marker is part of the More Than Words series
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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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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