Firefighters honor the fallen

Published On: Oct 10 2013 01:17:39 PM EDT

More than 100 members of Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department gathered Thursday at Fire Station One downtown to remember the those who sacrificed their lives for others.

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The last time someone died on the job in the department was in 2008. The first was in 1885, when the Fire Department first came about in Jacksonville.  On Thursday, JFRD held its annual ceremony to honor fallen firefighters.

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