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Anthony Michael Carfagno


On Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 shortly after working a shift, Firefighter Anthony Michael Carfagno began showing symptoms and signs of COVID-19. After a lengthy battle with the illness, Carfagno passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021.

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Department information

Atlantic City Fire Department
2715 Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401

Chief: Chief Scott Evans

Age: 58
Rank: Firefighter
Classification: Career
Incident date: November 25, 2021
Date of death: December 21, 2021
Cause of death: Exposure
Nature of death: Covid-19
Activity type: In-Station Duties
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty
Fixed property use: Store/Office

Last updated: January 11, 2022