Camp Shanks Gets Alert Fire Chief

Camp Shanks Gets Alert Fire Chief

An alert and well informed volunteer fire chief has been appointed Chief of the Fire Department Service under jurisdiction of the Post Engineer at the new Camp Shanks, U. S. Army, at Orangeburg, in Rockland County, New York.

Chief Clarence N. Dougal

Chief Clarence H. Dougal was for twelve years Chief of the Livingston, N. J. Fire Department. During that time, Chief Dougal, who was then in the contracting business, directed his men in erecting a very satisfactory drill tower and gave them a thorough course in drills.

He was Assistant Chief at Camp Dix for eighteen months prior to his advancement to Chief at Camp Shanks.

Recently the officers and members of the Nyack Fire Department tendered him an informal reception of welcome to their district.

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