Auxiliary Fire Service

Chief - Capt. J Gordon durham
Chief of AFS, decontamination and demolition services Norman Hindmarsh
District Controller ARP - J Owen
Station Officer J. Savage
Fireman - J Cowie
AFS - Thomas R Gray
AFS - Joseph C Inskipp
AFS - Joseph Wardle
Principle guests and officials at a dinner held in the Crown Hotel Boldon Colliery by Boldon U.D.C. Auxiliary Fire Service. Included in the photograph are Mr John Owen, Councillors T. Davis, J. Summerbell, J Tracey, Mr Norman Hindmarsh, Mr W. Sewell, Mr M E Bell, Capt E. Hart and Fireman J. Cowie.
Mr J Owen District Controller Mr N Hindmarsh Chief of AFS, decontamination and Demolition Services
Mr J. McIntyre, Deputy Regional Fire Brigade Inspector, Looking at a trailer-pump during a competition of A.F.S. Units of Boldon U.D.C., held on Saturday at North Road School, Boldon Colliery.

Source: The Sunderland Echo and Shipping Gazette
Date: Mondays, December 9, 1940
N.F.S. personnel giving a demonstration with a turn-table fire escape during an exercise at East Boldon

Source: The Sunderland Echo and Shipping Gazette
Date: Wednesday, September 9, 1942




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