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Fallen Firefighter: Anthony M. Valerio

Fallen Firefighter: Anthony M. Valerio

U.S. Fire Administration

June 08, 2011

Age: 53

Cause of Death: Caught or Trapped

Rank: Firefighter/Paramedic

Nature of Death: Burns

Classification: Career

Emergency Duty: Yes

Incident Date: 06/02/2011

Duty Type: On-Scene Fire

Incident Time: 10:44

Activity Type: Advance Hose Lines/Fire Attack (includes Wildland)

Death Date: 06/04/2011

Fixed Prop. Use: Residential

Fire Dept. Info: San Francisco Fire Department
698 2ND ST
USNG: 10SEG53648165
San Francisco , California 94107

Chief: Joanne Hayes-White

Initial Summary: Firefighter/Paramedic Valerio and Lieutenant Perez passed away from injuries sustained while operating at a house fire in the Diamond Heights district of San Francisco. Incident Location: 133 Berkeley Way (USNG: 10SEG49407706)

Memorial Fund Info: Condolence messages may be mailed to Fire Station 26, 80 Digby Street, San Francisco, CA 94131. Memorial Fund Contact and Address: San Francisco Fire Fighters Local 798 has established Trust Accounts at the San Francisco Fire Credit Union (SFFCU) for the families of Lt. Perez and Firefighter/Paramedic Valerio. SFFCU, 3201 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94118;