memorial

Name: ADAIR Jr., John G
DOD: February 23, 1941
House: Chevy Chase FD
County: MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Age: 27
Years of Service: Unknown

Firefighter John Adair was on the scene of a working building fire on East-West Highway. He was at pump panel of a Chevy Chase engine on a street that had been roped off to traffic,when a car plowed through the roped off area, striking FF Adair. Adair's body bounced off his truck's fender and tumbled 75 feet through the air before hitting a telephone pole. Firefighter Adair was rushed to Georgetown Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Firefighter John G.Adair,Jr. was 27 years old.


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