South Portland Engine 2, 1948

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Description

South Portland Fire Department Engine 2 at the time of its delivery in December 1948.

The truck is a 750-gallon-per-minute Mack pumper that was used by the government during World War II and secured through war surplus by the department.

Pvt. Llewellyn M. McGouldrick is the driver, with Fire Chief Horace S. Jose at left and city councilors Gerald Lord and Henry Boland next to him.

The truck was assigned to the Pillsbury Street station.

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About This Item

  • Title: South Portland Engine 2, 1948
  • Creator: Portland Evening Express
  • Creation Date: 1948-12-01
  • Subject Date: 1948-12-01
  • Locations:
    • South Portland, Cumberland County, ME
    • South Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19 cm x 23 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs -- South Portland -- Fire Department
  • Object Type: Image

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