Many men who lost their lives on duty were young and might have been expected to have many years in front of them.
At least 370 railway employees have lost their lives while at work from 1879 to the present. You can see a list of all the names we have found so far here.
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Readers are advised that contemporary newspaper reports, particularly those prior to 1920, sometimes contain explicit descriptions of the injuries sustained by the deceased person. Some readers may find these descriptions offensive and in bad taste by today's standards. However, they reflect the norms of the times and are reproduced as found.
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