memorial

Name: THOMAS, William D.
DOD: July 9, 2003
House: Kent Island VFD
County: QUEEN ANNE'S COUNTY

On the Sunday morning after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Asst.Chief Douglas Thomas, age 41, was responding to a reported boat fire at the Kent Island Yacht Club at Kent Narrows when the fire engine he was driving struck a utility pole and overturned.Doug suffered serious spinal injuries. Asst.Chief Thomas defied expectations and struggled to hold on to life for almost two years. He passed away on July 9,2003.


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