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How They Put Out House Fires Before the Water Pressure Came Back. New Orleans, February 4, 2006

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Fire-fighting plane drops water on man for Ice Bucket Challenge - fears internal injuries

The Ice Bucket Challenge went badly wrong for one Belgian man when he asked his fire-fighting pal to drop 1500 litters of water on him from a plane. 112 more words


Blessed are the First Responders

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God (Matthew 5:9)

At just after nine AM on Monday morning, my fire pager went off.

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"The Bible" of the Philly Fire Department

Fireman’s Hall Museum houses one of the most precious artifacts of the Philadelphia Fire Department. The PFD “Bible” records the careers of every single person employed by the department from 1871 to 1955.  212 more words

Fireman's Hall Museum

Hamill Creek Fire 2007

The first summer I was living here I had my first encounter with forest fires. Although it was across the lake it was only about 10 km away. 529 more words


Fist of Mist: The Future of Aerial Firefighting

Tomorrow Capewell will be heading to Chicago to exhibit at the National Guard Association of the United States annual conference. We’ll be meeting with members of the Air National Guard to talk aerial delivery, specifically about the future of aerial firefighting. 539 more words

Fire Department latest, 1916.

This is the Latest Fire Department Training here in Honolulu Being Tested with Progress Seen.

(Kuokoa, 1/7/1916, p. 5) 8 more words