Fire

Commemorating our fallen firefighters.(Firefighters memorial)

Since the Firefighters Memorial Charitable Trust was formed in 1990 to build a National Memorial to firefighters killed in the Second World War, the Trust has expanded its role to take on the college's Garden of Remembrance, a Firefighters Day of Remembrance and establish a memorial for every fallen firefighter in the UK

THE FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL Charitable Trust was established in 1990 by founder members of the then City of London Guild of Firefighters. It was to enable the commissioning and the erection of a National Memorial to the men and women of the UK Fire Service who had made the ultimate sacrifice in the defence of the realm in World War II. In addition the Trust was empowered to hold a Service of Remembrance each year.

The Founder Master of the Worshipful Company of Firefighters had commissioned the very moving 'Blitz' Memorial bronze sculpture crafted by john Mills. Rarely do you see such a work of art with three Life sized bronze figures actively engaged in their professional duties. …

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