Firefighter Fatality Notification – Thomas M. Barber

Firefighter Fatality Notification

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The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality:

Thomas M. Barber


Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department
Jacksonville, FL

On Sunday, June, 13, 2021, Captain Thomas M. Barber responded to a medical call at a residence. Early the next morning on Monday, June 14, 2021, Captain Barber went into cardiac arrest at his home. He was rushed to the hospital where he passed away shortly after arrival.

Age: 51

Gender: Male

Status: Career

Years of Service: 21

Date of Incident: June 13, 2021

Date of Death: June 14, 2021

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