Firefighters' Memorial of Southeren Nevada

Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

2002, 21' high x 32' diameter.

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Detail of Firefighter's memorial
Detail of Firefighter's memorial

Bronze helmet and axe three times life size making the axe 9' long.

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Detail of Firefighter's Memorial
Detail of Firefighter's Memorial

Detail of firefighter's helmet.

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Detail of Firefighter's memorial
Detail of Firefighter's memorial

The artist finishing the sculpture titled "Symbol of a Fallen Firefighter."

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

Detail of the 5" aluminum rail mounted on real 5" hose couplings.

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

Dedication plaque.

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

List of the 12 Southern Nevada fire departments.

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

Firefighter's prayer. Author Unknown.

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

First responder's prayer by Sgt. George Hahn L.A.P.D. (retired).

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

Continuing list of fallen heroes.

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Firefighters' Memorial
Firefighters' Memorial

Artist statement.

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The artist John Banks
The artist John Banks

The artist John Thomas Banks in 2002. Firefighter, engineer, HAZMAT technician Las Vegas Fire and Rescue 1978 to 2009.

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