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Little Chebeague Firefighting School

Instructors building, Little Chebeague Island, 1947

Instructors building, Little Chebeague Island, 1947

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National Archives at Boston

The firefighting school was part of a Navy wide effort to improve shipboard firefighting that began shortly after Pearl Harbor.

This effort included technical improvements in firefighting equipment, improved doctrine, and, most importantly, firefighting training for many members of ships crews.


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