The staff of Fire Engineering is deeply saddened by the loss of Detroit’s Walter P. Harris Senior Firefighter Engine 23, 6th Battalion. Walter was killed in the line of duty while serving his community. Walter is remembered as a loving gentleman and an outstanding firefighter. Our deepest sympathies to the Harris family, the members of the Detroit Fire Department and all of Walter’s many friends. Fire Engineering thanks Dennis Walus for providing us with Walter's information.
We regret to inform you of the death of Walter P. Harris
Lived: 9/11/70 to 11/15/2008
Served: 3/11/1991 to 11/15/2008 Died in the line of duty.
Community Christian Fellowship
8131 E. Outer Dr.
Detroit, MI. 48213
Thursday, November, 20, 2008
4 to 9 pm.
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