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Apparatus # 161 in service
Date Created and/or Issued
August 7, 1961
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Long Beach Fireman's Historical Museum Photographs Collection
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FWD truck sits in middle of airfield, probably Los Alamitos Airport. Truck has extending water/foam cannon mounted atop fully-enclosed cab. Lettering on cab notes apparatus as "Crash Truck #1," indicating its intended use as to tend aircraft and airport fires and disasters. See photos 4153_1-5 for views of truck in action.
Long Beach Firemen's Historical Museum
CSUDH Archives
Fire Engines; Fire Apparatus; Airports

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