Leadership

Chief Daggett Honored by Friends

Issue 12 and Volume 85.

Chief Daggett Honored by Friends As a tribute to Chief William H. Daggett, of the Springfield, Mass., Fire Department, on the eve of his retirement after fitty years service, the November meeting of the Fire Chiefs’ Club of Massachusetts was held at the Highland Hotel in Springfield, November 16. Chief Daggett was presented with a framed testimonial. Chief David A. DeCoursey, of Winchester, presided, and there was a large attendance. Chief Selden R. Allen, of Brookline, First Vice-President of the International Association of Fire Chiefs, described the recent convention in San Diego, Cal. Chief Robert L. Tappin, of Gardner, and Chief John W. O’Hearn, of Watertown, also related incidents of the convention and Chief O’Hearn read a brief paper on “Maintaining Fire Department Efficiency” written by Jay W. Stevens, State Fire Marshal of California. Chief George L. Johnson, of Waltham, paid an eloquent tribute to Chief Daggett and presented an…

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