Burleigh Scotton

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Oscar D. Willis

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Raymond D. Core

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Willie Monroe

Assistant Chief W.P. Monroe was killed while responding to a fire call. The fire engine was struck by a car, causing his unit to over turn. He was known as “Capt Billy” in Wilmington.  The article from the Star stated the accident occurred on Market Street in Wilmington.

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Harold L Sandlin

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Charles Schnibben

First Fire Chief of Wilmington Fire Department

In the late afternoon June 16, 1933, members of the Wilmington Fire Department were en route to a fire. Chief Charles Schnibben rode his in official car with Fireman Alonzo Russ driving. Fire trucks were following the chief’s automobile. Sirens were blaring. After going around a parked car, Russ swerved to avoid hitting a flour truck driven. › Continue reading

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Emmett A Williamson

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