Heroism & Sacrifice

Dedicated May 6, 2006 Located in the center of historic Nash Square, Raleigh NC, the total Memorial is 50 feet diameter. The central sculpture “Heroism & Sacrifice” is comprised of four life-size bronze firefighters in a realistic action collapsed building fatal fire scene, uniquely the first time such has been created in a large prestigious memorial. One firefighter is dying, having been crushed by a fallen I-beam; a comrade is holding the fallen firefighter’s head and calling for help.... read more

Annual Memorial

9th Annual Fallen Firefighters Memorial

May 3, 2014

Historic Nash Square
Downtown Raleigh, NC


Memorial Image

May 3, 2014 ~ LODD 2014 Honorees

James A. KennedyNC Forest Service03-02-1955
Thomas E. BegleyNC Forest Service12-21-1958
John H. CrossSalisbury Fire Department07-24-1961
Joseph M. HicksHenderson FD11-07-1970
Scott MorrisonKnots Island VFD03-03-2013
Sarah E. StonesiferPine Hill FD03-29-2013
Tony BarkerMountain View VFD06-13-2013
David HeathNew Hanover County Fire & Rescue10-14-2013
David Brophy Parkton Fire & Rescue 12-15-2013
Jon ShondelmayerCary FD/Swift Creek FD12-18-2013
Jeffrey L. FieldsYoungsville VFD 12-25-2013


10:00 AM Parade in downtown Raleigh
1:00 PM Memorial Service

Hotel Info

We will have welcoming teams for all NCFFF Survivor Families .

Holiday Inn Raleigh Downtown
320 Hillsborough St., Raleigh, NC

More Policy Details

This Raleigh NC, hotel provides free high-speed Internet access and a freeThe Wall Street Journal, on-site exercise room. All hotel guests are welcome to use the free five-level parking deck. This 20-story, high-rise hotel features spacious guest rooms with wonderful views of scenic Raleigh. This is a 100 percent non-smoking property.


Map of Nash Square 201 S Dawson St Raleigh, NC 27601, US

Raleigh Area Map

Raleigh Area PDF

Parking Map

Parking Map

Parade Info
The parade will start at 10am

Parade Route

Parade Map PDF


North Carolina Fallen Firefighters Foundation
2501 Blue Ridge Road, Suite 250, Raleigh, NC 27607
Main (919) 863-4341
Fax (919) 863-4101
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