Second Annual Arizona State Fire Training School

Issue 12 and Volume 107.

Second Annual Arizona State Fire Training School Approximately 320 men participated in the Second Annual Arizona State Fire Training School, held in Phoenix, October 14-15-16, 1954. Among these were Fire Chief Jahudiel Zamorano L. and three firemen from Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. Registration for the full duration of the School was greater than 1953. Following indoor instruction, pump and engine fieldwork was conducted along the Arizona Canal. Four different pumpers were used by five Arizona firemen who assisted Hubert Walker, of the American-LaF’rance-Foamite Corporation. Metropolitan Fire Department, Rural Fire Protection Company, Wilson Fire District, and the South Phoenix Fire District combined forces on Saturday morning, October 16th, at the State Fair Grounds. These departments effected several water supply evolutions that might be employed wherever rural fire fighting measures are necessary. Cooperating and assisting in the School were personnel from the City of Phoenix, Arizona Public Service Company, Arizona Fire Rating Bureau,…

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