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From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Description
A copy of a newspaper article from the Snowy River Mail. It is the history of the Orbost Fire Brigade which was celebrating 75 years of service.
Object Registration
1363
Keywords
orbost-fire-brigade
Historical information
The Orbost Fire brigade was formed in 1919. With the help of some large donated funds a fire station was built in 1920. the foundation leader of ther Brigade was Captain George Hudson with Mr Jack Healey as secretary. A street procession was held on Saturday November 12 as part of the celebrations.
When Made
Wednesday November 9 1994 (original)
Made By
Snowy River Mail (Maker)
Significance
This item is associated with the Orbost Fire Brigade an integral part of community support in Orbost. The article is a useful research tool.
Last updated
10 Oct 2019 at 2:36PM