Raleigh Fire Department: A Century of Service - 1912-2012

Last updated January 15, 2017


Contents

Introduction

Raleigh Fire Department: A Century of Service - 1912-2012 was published by the Raleigh Fire Department in March 2013. This was the fire department's fourth commemorative book, following "history books" published in 1982, 2002, and 2007. The printing company, which also provided design services, was Strawbridge Studios of Durham. The project's content manager was department historian Mike Legeros, who was also the project's writer and researcher. This document compiles corrections and production notes.

For information of the Raleigh Fire Department's 2007 history book, see this web page. It documents the process used to create Raleigh Fire Department: 95 Years of Services, designed and printed by M. T. Publishing in 2007. The book features text and other materials written and compiled by Mike Legeros.

     

Credits/Acknowledgements

Table of Contents

Introduction       4
History    9
Firefighters in Action    84
Our Story    90
Stations    121
Apparatus    155
Divisions    161
Retirees    210
Fallen Firefighters    224
Gone Too Soon    225
Special    227
Candid Photos    250
Centennial Events    258

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Corrections

Page(s) Current Corrected Notes
Front End Sheet Edward G. Ball Edwin G. Ball  
35 His older brother, Zeno L. Lloyd His older brother, Hugh V. Lloyd  
55 Stan L. Health, Stan L. Heath Women firefighters narrative.
167 Recruit Academy 38 graduated on... Recruit Academy 37 graduated on... Group photo caption.
214 Phillip L. Harrington Philip L. Harrington  
218 Donald L. Perry Donnie L. Perry  
Front End Sheet Phillip L. Harrington Philip L. Harrington  
Rear End Sheet Zeno L. Lloyd (?-?) [ delete ] Was a police officer, but not a fireman, latest sources show.
Rear End Sheet Donald L. Perry Donnie L. Perry  

Historical Photo Credits

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Production Notes 

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