The 95 firefighters killed while on duty to save other people's lives and properties are remembered in sombre memorial in Dubbo

Elizabeth Frias
By Elizabeth Frias
Updated August 6 2022 - 9:02am, first published August 5 2022 - 5:00am

Since 1932, the Rural Fire Service has lost 95 firefighters in the line of duty, the largest number being 26 in 2011 and the Black Summer bushfires in 2019 and 2020. Those tragedies remained raw for their families and colleagues.

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Elizabeth Frias

Elizabeth Frias

Journalist

Elizabeth began her news reporting days at Western Sydney before joining the Daily Liberal's Dubbo NSW newsroom.

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