John Henry Burdett

Died =>31 October 1905

Force => York Police Fire Brigade

Rank =>Police Fireman

Age =>48

Cause =>Medical

Duty Status =>Retired

Died as a consequence of breaking his back and being paralysed nearly nine months earlier when, on 5th February, at a fire at the North Eastern Railway Station, he fell down a chute in the darkness while carrying a hose on the coal drop.