memorial

Name: LAMBERSON, James E.
DOD: May 31, 1961
House: Barton Hose Co. #1
County: ALLEGANY
Age: 31
Years of Service: 10

Chief James E.Lamberson responded from work directly to the scene of a working house trailer fire in Frostburg reported to have children trapped. Upon arrival, Chief Lamberson ,along with Frostburg Fire Department Firefighter James McMorran, entered the burning trailer and rescued 2 children. After safely bringing the child he had rescued out of the burning trailer,Chief Lamberson collapsed having suffered a fatal heart attack.He was transported to Miner's Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Chief James E. Lamberson ,age 31, had served for 10 years.


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