Honoring & Remembering Maryland Fallen Heroes Baltimore City Fire Department ~ Baltimore ~ Maryland January 7, 1937 Box No. 457 sounded at 2:25 a.m. A smokey fire in a 2 story brick row house on Riggs Avenue was quickly extinguished and Truck No. 10 returned to quarters. Captain Murray L. Byrne alighted from the Hayes Ladder Truck and fell to the floor, dead, from a heart attack. Captain Murray L. Byrne was 55 years old and had served 23 1/2 years.