Fort Worth Police and Firefighters Memorial
Memorial Location

The memorial is located on the north end of Trinity Park along West 7th Street. It occupies approximately five acres of park. » Get Directions

Hours of Operation
5:00am - 11:30pm
The displays and paths are always illuminated.

Contact Information

By Mail
3801 Hulen Suite 101
Fort Worth, Texas 76107

By Phone

A promise of remembrance.

John F. “Tip” Newman


Length of Service:
22 Years

Date of Injury:
June 17, 1977

Date of Death:
June 17, 1977

Location of Incident:
Luck Field

“Chip” Newman suffered a heart attack while fighting a fire at Luck Air Field. Newman initially refused to seek medical treatment. He died several hours later after he left work.

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