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PCarterRH1503.jpg
17 auxiliary firemen standing in a group behind and to the sides of a fire pump which has large bore hoses on the front and coiled hoses on the rear. All firemen are in uniform tunic with belts and peaked hats. In the background a brick wall. Pump is…

PCarterRH1501.jpg
Group portrait of 20 auxiliary firemen in three rows all in uniform with peaked hats. Front row of eight are sitting on chairs, second row of seven standing and back row of five standing on hidden support. Bob Carter is left hand man in back row. In…

MWhybrowFHT170690-160926-160001.jpg
The memoir written by Fred during his time with the Auxiliary Fire Service at the age of 18. He observes a land mine parachuting to earth. It landed on the fire service sub-station killing 28. He persuaded his Station Officer that he wanted out and…

MRennisonJ[Ser#-Dob]-160224-03.pdf
An album to contain a series of cigarette cards of national importance. Shows pictures of some of the things that the government and local authorities are working out for the protection of the general public. Includes: window protection, splinter…

Mr Alfred P's account of the events at Schäfergasse 5 and Gartenstraße 26.

Andreas H and Emma H's account of the events at Schomburgstraße 10 (Rheinischer Hof Hotel), Bahnhofstraße 19 and Lutherplatz 7.

Andreas N's account of the events at the City Cleaning Department, Franzgraben 85.

Anna A's account of the events at Hohenzollernstraße nos. 26 and 28, Hindenburg-platz.

Anna D's account of the events at Hohenzollernstraße nos. 137 ½ and 139, Wehlheider Straße 6.

Anna K's account of the events at Wittichstraße 49.

Anton J's account of the events at Kassel-Kirchditmold, Opferhof 3.

August Keppler's account of the events at Obere Karlsstraße 12/14 (Old Townhall, Public Welfare Office).

Miss Clara A's account of the events at Heckershäuser Straße 10 and Main Cemetery.

POtterP16020009.jpg
Photograph 1 and 2 are of a control tower. On the roof is '04'.
Photograph 3 and 4 are of the remains of crashed aircraft.
Photograph 5 is of a man in a shirt and tie with a hose laying out foam from a hose.
Photograph 6 is of the same man being…

Director Seidel's account of the events at Mittelgasse 31.

Dorothea P and Martha St's account of the events at Franziskusstraße 1, Wildemannsgasse 30.

Elisabeth G's account of the events at Ständeplatz 13.

Emilie Niemeyer's account of the events at Hafenstraße 37.

Emmy O's account of the events at Königsplatz (post office), Ziegengasse 13.

Erich Thom and Karl B's account of the events at Mombachstraße 10/12 (abattoir)/Leipziger Straße 79.

MRennisonJ[Ser#-Dob]-160224-02.pdf
Covers first aid, care of stirrup pump, war gases, organisation, duties, equipment, team drills and actions and types of bombs including incendiaries. Concludes with miscellaneous notes.

PAnsellHT1624.jpg
A group of firemen being inspected by an officer. In the background is a fire engine. On the reverse 'Ansell Barking'.

Franz Kramer's account of the events at Königsplatz, main post office, Lutherplatz.
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