Wohlers Chief of Charleston, S. C.

Issue 1 and Volume 86.

Wohlers Chief of Charleston, S. C. John H. Wohlers was elected Chief of the Charleston. S. C., Fire Department at the annual meeting of the Board of Firemasters, and he fills the vacancy caused by the death of the late Chief Louis Behrens. Since the passing of Chief Behrens, the duties of department head have been carried out by Chief Wohlers. He was appointed a sub-callman on July 15, 1902. His promotion to the various offices follows: callman, December 5, 1906; permanent fireman, April 15, 1910; permanent foreman, March 5, 1911; instructor, fire school, July, 1916; Third Assistant Chief, April 21, 1920; Second Assistant Chief, April 6, 1926; First Assistant Chief, May 7, 1930; Chief, January 2, 1933. Chief Selden R. Allen of Brookline, Mass., was elected President of the local Kiwanis Club.

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